Sat, Jun 05 | Rancho Santa Margarita

Fishing Contest

SAMLARC is welcoming the return of recreational fishing to the Lake with a two-week fishing competition. Fishermen of all ages are invited to participate!

Time & Location

Jun 05, 8:00 AM – Jun 13, 8:00 PM
Rancho Santa Margarita, Rancho Santa Margarita Lake, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688, USA

About the Event

Fishing Contest at the Lago Santa Margarita!


Adult (16 and over)

  • Longest Fish - $50 Prize
  • Heaviest Fish - $50 Prize
  • Most Fish - $50 Prize
  • Smallest Fish - $25 Prize

Child (15 years and under)

  • Longest Fish - $50 Prize
  • Heaviest Fish - $50 Prizeo
  • Most Fish - $50 Prize
  • Smallest Fish - $25 Prize

Each contestant will be featured on the "Fishing Board" at the Lago Santa Margarita Beach Club.

Winners will be announced on the "Fishing Board" at the Beach Club as well as on Facebook, Instagram and SAMLARC.ORG!


  • Contestants must be SAMLARC Members.
  • Contestants must measure & weigh each fish at one of the six (6) stations around the Lakeshore.
  • Contestants must take a photo at the station and send to the email below
  • Fish must be released back into the water if they are under 12 inches in length
  • Contestants must properly dispose of hooks and lines in order to protect the wildlife at the lake. Unattended hooks  and lines that have been left in the Lake and along the shore have been found to cause injuries/fatalities to wildlife including birds and turtles
  • Social distancing measures must be adhered to at all times

Contest Entry:

Please send all photos to the email below! 

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