Tawa Pond is a large urban fishing pond off of Snow Canyon Parkway and managed by the City of St.  George, the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources and the Southern Utah Anglers.  Anglers 12 years of age and older are required to have a Utah State fishing license.  Anglers over 14 are encourage to use artificial flies or lures.  Daily catch limit is 2, with catch and release for largemouth bass.  Likely catch is largemouth bass, bluegill, and green sunfish.  Possible catch is rainbow trout, stocked mid-November through April.



Available Amenities

Fishing Pond, Parking, Picnic Tables, Trailhead, and Walking Path.

Frequently Asked Questions




7:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.;  12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.;  and 5:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.
Parks are open sunrise to 10:00 p.m., except in those areas posted with alternative hours or if extended hours were approved for a city approved event.
No, they damage the turf and are NOT ALLOWED.
You will be given a Facility Reservation Permit to keep with you during your activity.  The Reservation Card is to be put up at least one hour before your reservation to let people know that the area is reserved.
Call (435) 627-4530, or stop by our Parks Office (390 N. 3050 E., St. George) Mon-Fri between 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
A special event is typically a one-time event such as a sports tournament, concert, walk or run in a park/trail. A park reservation AND a Special Event Permit are required to hold this type of event in a park or on a trail. To have a special event you must first make the park or trail reservation and then contact Karen Roundy at (435) 627-4712 to obtain the Special Event Permit.
Yes, there are outlets in the pavilion.  The outlets are good for warming food and the use of a stereo. The outlets cannot accommodate the use of a bounce house.  A bounce house must have its own generator. There are drinking fountains, but the use of hoses and water from a spigot are not available for the public to use.

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