Park Hours of Operation and Entrance Fees

Hours & Fees are subject to change.

Updated 01/18/2022

USER FEES: 
Weekday Parking$4 per vehicle
Weekend / Holiday Parking$6 per vehicle
Special Event Parking$10 per vehicle
*Annual Parking Pass
Single User (1 pass)
$99
*Annual Parking Pass
Dual Household Users (2 passes)
$150
Premium Annual Parking Pass
Single User (1 pass)
$195
Premium Annual Parking Pass
Dual Household Users (2 passes)
$220
Sprayground Wristband
Monday - Friday
$3
Sprayground Wristband
Saturday - Sunday
$4
Dump Station
Outside Guests
$25
Dump Station
Registered Campers
Included

* Annual Pass Blackout Dates HERE.

SEASONAL PARK HOURSMonday - ThursdayFriday - Sunday
November 7
thru February
7:00AM-5:00PM6:00AM-5:00PM
March 13
thru September
7:00AM-7:00PM6:00AM-7:00PM
October7:00AM-6:00PM6:00AM-6:00PM

FEDERALLY RECOGNIZED HOLIDAY HOURS ARE THE SAME AS FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY HOURS OF THE CORRESPONDING MONTH.

Santee Lakes is open year-round and only closed on Thanksgiving & Christmas.

The General Store and Park Office are open daily 9:00AM-5:00PM.

Effective March 17, 2022, the Sprayground is open 9:00AM-6:30PM regardless of temperature or number of participants. Ages for the Sprayground are 13 years and under.

Walk-in gates are open during Park hours.

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.