Upcoming Events:

Santee Lakes will be CLOSED on Christmas, so staff may spend time with their families.

Wednesday, December 25

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Trout Re-Opener!

Saturday & Sunday, January 11 & 12, 2020

3,000 lbs. of Rainbow and Lightning Trout will be stocked with large fish up to 3-8 pound trophies! Prizes awarded for top 5 largest trout. 20 Tagged Trout will be swimming for prizes that will include: fishing poles, tackle boxes, bicycles, camping gear and free fishing passes to Santee Lakes Recreation Preserve!

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Campground Events:

Christmas Concert


The Bayou Brothers  

Saturday, December 21

3:00PM – 5:00PM


Come enjoy your favorite songs of the season with the Bayou Brothers! Be prepared, you might be asked to sing along!  Bring your toasty blankets, we will be outside if weather permits. There will be cocoa, coffee and cookies to warm up your insides!



Light up your campsite! Judging will be Friday December 20-22 and best site decor will get prizes! Prizes delivered Sunday morning!


New Years Eve in the Clubhouse!

Tuesday, December 31

6:00PM-9:00PM (New York Time)

Ring in 2020 with your fellow campers!
Sandwiches and dessert provided.



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General Store Holiday Hours:

December 24, 2019:  9AM-1PM

December 25, 2019: CLOSED*

December 31, 2019:  9AM-5PM

January 1, 2020:  9AM-5PM

*The entire Park is closed

Reminder of seasonal Park Hours:

November – February

Monday-Thursday – 8:00AM-5:00PM

Friday-Sunday – 6:00AM-5:00PM

Goodbye Grill

Our Waterfront Grill will no longer be in service, due to construction.  You can look forward to a new bar and grill along with a beautiful deck to enjoy the scenery.  This is scheduled to be completed in Spring of 2021.

Thank you!

Pet Walk

There are no pets allowed in the day use area of the Park.  There is a pet walk on the east side of Lake 5 and around Lake 6. 

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