Pactola lake is 785 acres in size. With a maximum depth of approximately 150 feet deep anglers can expect to catch a variety of fish including Rainbow Trout, Lake Trout, Brown Trout, Crappie, Largemouth Bass, Bluegill, Kokanee Salmon and Northern Pike .
Pactola Lake is well known for holding the state record for lake trout weighing in at 30 pounds even and 41 inches in length! Pactola Lake also holds the state record for the largest Kokanee Salmon caught in South Dakota .
Pactola offers a wide variety of fishing tackle everything you need to get you out on the water and catching fish today.
Buy your fishing license easily on the South Dakota Game Fish & Parks website by following the link.
Pactola Marina has a large rental boat fleet consisting of 17 Pontoons, 2 Fishing boats , as well as non motorized options to get you out on the water and catching fish in a moments notice.