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 13 & 14, 2018
2,000 pounds of rainbow trout. Large fish up to 12 pounds. Prizes awarded for top 5 largest trout.
Opening Weekend November 3 & 4, 2018
2,500 pounds of rainbow trout. Large fish up to 12 pounds. Prizes awarded for top 5 largest trout.
TROUT STOCKING DATES
- January 13, 24
- Febuary 7, 21
- March 7
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.
Catfish Season Opener:
Opening Weekend April 7 & 8, 2018
2,000 pounds of catfish. Large fish up to 12 pounds. Prizes awareded for top 5 largest catfish.
October 6 & &, 2018
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.
- August 2018 TBA
- September 2018 TBA
- October 2018 TBA