Parks and Recreation

 Shelter Policy Lake Thom-A-Lex Park

Shelter Rentals Lake Thom- A-Lex Park Shelter Rentals Procedure


1. Shelters are rented on a first come first serve basis, upon availability and at time payment is received at Lake Thom A Lex Bait Shop/Office.

Rental of shelters are allocated in 51/2 hour block time.

2. Shelter reservations may be made Monday thru Sunday, 7:00 am to

7:00 pm at the Bait Shop from April 1 thru Oct. 31.

3. We accept cash, check, or credit card.

4. Maximum capacity of 30 people per shelter.

5. Reservation signs will be posted in the shelter. Please bring your copy of the rental form and receipt with you on date reserved. This is your

verification to show you have shelter rented. ALL RENTALS HAVE


SHELTER. If someone is in the shelter you have rented, please contact

one of the staff at Lake Thom A Lex.

6. No shelters will be held without payment and no one is allowed to hold shelter by putting their belongings or people in shelter.

7. All Rental times will coincide with park hours.


Cost to Rent Shelters

1. The cost to rent shelter is $50 per shelter per 51/2 hour block allocated by Rec Dept. Rental is non-refundable.

2. Rentals are cash or check only. Check is deposited at time reservation is made. Make check payable to Davidson County Recreation Department. There will be a $25 charge on insufficient funds.

3. In case of inclement weather the renter has three (3) working days after rained out to call and reschedule. The rescheduling of shelters will

be done on the availability of shelters. Reschedules will not be done

in advance of inclement weather.




1. Persons or Groups renting a shelter(s) must still pay to fish from a pier or launch a boat for fishing. Pier fishing is $2.00, and launching boat is $4.00. See Lake Warden for fishing permit.

2. All State Rules and Regulations will be followed when fishing at the lake