Fishing At Lake Wateree
AKA: Wateree Reservoir
Fishing for largemouth bass, channel catfish, flathead catfish, blue catfish, black crappie, white crappie, bluegill, pumpkinseed sunfish, redbreast sunfish, redear sunfish, warmouth, white perch, yellow perch, striped bass and chain pickerel at Lake Wateree in South Carolina.
A highly desirable recreation getaway, Lake Wateree is an ideal destination for camping, boating and fishing. This 13,000-acre lake is located in the north-central part of the state, at Great Falls, SC. Outdoor enthusiasts will find 216 miles of shoreline to explore. Over a dozen access points, including 8 boat launch ramp areas, are scattered around the lake. Fish for your favorite species by bank fishing or fishing from a boat. The delightful array of fish species in Wateree Lake includes bass, striped bass, perch, crappie, catfish, chain pickerel and numerous species of sunfish. Lake Wateree State Recreation Area offers easy boating and bank fishing access, including portage of canoes and kayaks. Restaurants, stores, fishing tackle, campgrounds, lodging, marinas and boat rentals are all handy to enhance your fishing trip or family vacation.
Primary fish species residing in Lake Wateree
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Wateree Lake Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
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Fishing Boat Rentals
Rentals: Kayaks, canoes and pontoon boats
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Lake Wateree State Park Campground - 803 482-6401
Wateree Lake RV Park & Marina - 803 273-3013
Nosoca Pines Ranch Campground - 803 273-8200
Carolina Adventure World Campground - 803 482-3534
Wateree Recreation Area Military Campground - 877 928-8373
Lake Wateree SC Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Lake Wateree State Park
881 State Park Rd
Winnsboro, SC 29180
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Lake Wateree in South Carolina.
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Go fishing at Wateree Lake to catch bass, striped bass, perch, crappie, catfish, chain pickerel and sunfish in north-central South Carolina.