We have great Fishing Events at Santee Lakes every year for all ages!
No State license is required, just a permit from the General Store, and maybe some bait.
Trout Season Re-Opener:
Opening Weekend January 14th & 15th, 2017!
2,000 pounds of rainbow trout. Large fish up to 12 pounds. Prizes awarded for top 5 largest trout.
Opening Weekend November 4th & 5th, 2017!
2,500 pounds of rainbow trout. Large fish up to 12 pounds. Prizes awarded for top 5 largest trout.
TROUT STOCKING DATES
- January 13th, 27th
- Febuary 10th, 24th
- March 10th
We stock our Lakes year round with over 35,000 lbs. of Catfish and Rainbow Trout on a seasonal basis! Bluegill and Bass are also prevalent. We have a catch and release policy on Large-mouth Bass.
September 30th & October 1st
It’s BACK! Get ready for STOCKZILLA! This is a Mega Catfish Stock Event at Santee Lakes – 3,500 pounds of Catfish. Every Lake (1-7) will be stocked.
Book your campsites NOW!
Our exclusive Camper Lakes 6 & 7 will split 1,000 lbs. of catfish,
and you must be a registered Camper to fish in these lakes.
CATFISH STOCKING DATES
Dates are subject to change. All stocks are 1,000 lbs. unless otherwise noted.
- April 1 (2,000 lbs.)
- April 7, 14, 28
- May 5, 12, 26
- June 2, 9, 23, 30
- July 7, 21, 28
- August 4, 18, 25
- September 1, 15, 22
- September 30 (2,000 lbs.)