Nestled in California's Eastern Sierra region, the
majestic 170 acre South Lake is extraordinarily
scenic. Well stocked weekly with Rainbow Trout, South Lake
also has a variety of wild Brown, Brook, and
Rainbow trout providing spectacular fishing opportunities
for both the conventional and fly fisher. Trophy Trout
weighing upwards of 10lbs are also stocked periodically
during the summer months. South Lake
Boat Landing is located in the Inyo National Forest and
features a store stocked with tackle, snacks, beverages,
and clothing. Our friendly staff can help you with
renting a fishing boat and outfitting you with the tackle
necessary to hook into one of the big ones. Rental kayaks
and pontoons Boats are also available depending on the water
level and season..
is an easy 22 miles west of Bishop, CA sitting at 9,768 feet
note that South Lake is a reservoir
and lake levels fluctuate considerably depending on the
snowpack, runoff, and Los Angeles Aqueduct or irrigation
requirements. South Lake Landing and Parchers Resort is not
liable for the lake's water level as these factors are out
of our control. Please visit our
Fish Report page for
updated information on current water level, and when
available, reservoir forecast information.
Boat reservations can be made by calling the Parchers
Resort office at 760-873-4177.
Typical summer view of South Lake
Typical Spring view at South Lake
Deluxe Pontoon Boat Rates*
boat availability based on weather & reservoir
760-873-4177 for Reservations
subject to change without notice.