Mark your calendars now for central California's premier fishing event!

Should I register for the Fish Derby early?

Should I register for the Fish Derby early?

Should I register for the Fish Derby early?

Yes! Register before October 3 to save $5 on your entry fee.

Can I rent a boat for the Fish Derby?

Should I register for the Fish Derby early?

Should I register for the Fish Derby early?

Yes! Call the marina at 805-688-4040 to make a reservation.

Can I reserve a campsite ahead of time?

Should I register for the Fish Derby early?

Can I adjust my camping reservation due to the Fish Derby being rescheduled?

Yes! Click here to make a reservation.


Can I adjust my camping reservation due to the Fish Derby being rescheduled?

Can I adjust my camping reservation due to the Fish Derby being rescheduled?

Can I adjust my camping reservation due to the Fish Derby being rescheduled?

 Your reservation will be cancelled and you will be receiving a full refund.  The park will email you when the refund is initiated. Due to the high volume of cancellations, approving the refunds may take up to 4 to 6 weeks. Please check Reservations@SBParks.org for camping updates. 

Is there enough water in the lake for the Fish Derby?

Can I adjust my camping reservation due to the Fish Derby being rescheduled?

Is there enough water in the lake for the Fish Derby?

Yes! There is plenty of water; in fact, the fishing is very good and anglers are catching limits!

Can I expect to see wildlife?

Can I adjust my camping reservation due to the Fish Derby being rescheduled?

Is there enough water in the lake for the Fish Derby?

Yes! We've been seeing bald eagles, golden eagles, mule deer, osprey, great blue heron, red-tailed hawks, and the occasional mountain lion, bobcat, and even wild boar!

Quagga Mussel Information

Quagga Mussel Information

Quagga Mussel Information

It is important to know that due to the threat of quagga mussels, Cachuma Lake has a 30-day quarantine and inspection of all boats except those with a Cachuma Lake tag and kayaks/canoes. Please click here for updates to the inspection protocol and to learn about off-site inspection options.