To be eligible to fish in the Township of Essa Fishing Parks (Essa Centennial Park, Angus Community Park, Nottawasaga Fishing Park & Don Ross Park), you are required along with a Fishing License to purchase a Fishing Access Pass.
There are 2 options related to the Fishing Passes.
$10 Day Fishing Passes are good for 1 day only.
$40 Access Pass, good from Jan.1-Dec.31 of current year. Purchasing this Pass automatically enters you into the Annual Essa Riverbank Salmon Derby, which takes place the 3rd weekend in September.
Both of these passes are available at the following locations (cash only):
Angus Home Hardware
Wolf's Den ~ Utopia
Essa Township Administration Office ~ Baxter
Economic Development Office ~ Angus
Nicolston's Dam ~ Alliston
If you are a senior citizen and a resident of Essa Township, you do not need to purchase an Access Pass.
For more information regarding the Access Passes, please call (705) 424-4054.