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Fishing for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, black crappie, white crappie, walleye, rainbow trout, brown trout, bluegill, bream and yellow perch at Santeetlah Lake in North Carolina.

Located amidst the North Carolina Smoky Mountains, Santeetlah Lake is a 2,880-acre gem for boating and fishing enthusiasts. In the western part of the state, at Santeetlah, NC, it has all the amenities for vacationing on and off the water. Runabouts, deck boats, pontoon boats, canoes and kayaks are for rent on the lake. Come fish for smallmouth and largemouth bass, trout and sunfish, where the entire family can enjoy fishing success. The lake has plenty of coves, creek channels and pockets for the fish to call home, and the anglers to seek out. Water ski the main lake areas or quietly fish the backs of the creeks during spring and fall.

Primary fish species residing in Santeetlah Lake

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Largemouth bass Smallmouth bass Black crappie White crappie Walleye Rainbow trout Brown trout Bluegill Yellow Perch

Santeetlah Lake Amenities

Marina: YES
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
Campgrounds: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Lodging: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: NO
Restaurant: NEARBY

Click here for a North Carolina Fishing License.

Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby

Cheoah Point Campground - 828 479-6431

Santeetlah Lake NC Map - Fishing & Camping Areas

Contact Information

Santeetlah Lake
Santeetlah Marina
1 Marina Dr
Robbinsville, NC 28771
828 479-8180

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