Fishing is allowed at Apex Community Park Lake, Seagroves Farm Park Pond, and Salem Pond Park with a valid permit. Apex residents must possess a Town fishing permit, which is free of charge. Non-residents must purchase a Town permit. Both are available at the John M. Brown Community Center. A State of North Carolina Fishing License is required for ages 16 and over. Fishing hours at Apex Community Park, Seagroves Farm Park and Salem Pond Park are from 6:30 a.m. to sunset. Sunset is defined by the National Weather Service. Note: Only Apex Community Park Lake is stocked annually with channel catfish.