Candle Lake

Candle Lake is a popular destination for tourists and locals alike in Saskatchewan, Canada. Candle Lake has a surface area of 32.8 square kilometres and a maximum depth of 17.7 meters. It is home to a variety of fish species, such as walleye, northern pike, perch, and whitefish. The lake also offers many recreational activities throughout the year, such as boating, fishing, swimming, hiking, golfing, snowmobiling, and cross-country skiing. Whether you are looking for a relaxing getaway or an adventurous vacation, Candle Lake has something for everyone.

Candle Lake is an incredibly popular destination for tourists, as well as boasting a sizable year round population. There is a wide-range of services available at the lake.

Campground Beach Boat Launch Cabins Golf Course Provincial Park
Northern Pike Yellow Perch Walleye Lake Whitefish Burbot Lake Sturgeon
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Details

Fishing Zone: Central Zone
Parks: Candle Lake Water Park,Candle Lake Provincial Park
Community: Resort Village of Candle Lake
Location: 53.82266939761777, -105.2972722629512
Shore Length: 73km
Surface Area: 32616 acres
Max Depth: 16.8 m (55 ft)
Inflows: Fisher Creek, Clearsand Creek, Hanin Creek
Outflows: Torch River

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Parks

Fishing at Candle Lake

Candle Lake is in the central fishing zone.

What fish are in Candle Lake

Burbot, Cisco, Lake Sturgeon, Lake Whitefish, Longnose Sucker, Northern Pike, Walleye, White Sucker and Yellow Perch can be found in Candle Lake.

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Fishing Season

Fishing season on Candle Lake is open from May 15, 2024 to March 31, 2025.

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Fishing Limits for Candle Lake

These are the limits for all fish species reported to be in Candle Lake. All fishing limits for Saskatchewan.
Species Limit
Burbot Limit 8
Lake Sturgeon Limit 0
Lake Whitefish Limit 8
Northern Pike Limit 5, only one may exceed 75 cm
Yellow Perch Limit 25
Walleye/Sauger/Saugeye Limit 3, Only 1 Over 50 Cm (Custom limit for Candle Lake)

Camping at Candle Lake

Beaches at Candle Lake

Communities near Candle Lake

There are 1 communities near Candle Lake.

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Minowukaw Campground

This campground is within the Candle Lake Provincial Park. A Provincial Park pass is required to enter. There is a long, sandy beach, boat launch, playground, and plenty of campsites.



Open May long weekend to Sep 30.

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Sandy Bay Campground

Sandy Bay Campground is located at Candle Lake.


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Sandy Bay Boat Launch

Sandy Bay Boat Launch is located at Candle Lake.

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Minowukaw Boat Launch

Minowukaw Boat Launch is located at Candle Lake.

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Waskateena Beach

Minowukaw Beach

Minowukaw Beach is located at Candle Lake.

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Candle Lake Airpark

Nobles Point Boat Launch

Nobles Point Boat Launch is located at Candle Lake.

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Candlewood Cove Marina

Candlewood Cove Marina is located at Candle Lake.

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Harbour View Marina & RV Park

Harbour View Marina & RV Park is located at Candle Lake.

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Enchanted Harbor Marina

Enchanted Harbor Marina is located at Candle Lake.

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Telwin Marina

Telwin Marina is located at Candle Lake.

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Rusty Anchor Marina

Large marina with a paid boat launch and plenty of parking.


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Purple Sands Beach

This beach with rare purple sand is only accessible by water.


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Candle Lake Water Park

Minowukaw Lodge & Joe's Cabins Resort

Island View Subdivision

Island View Subdivision is located at Candle Lake.

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Telwin Subdivision

Telwin Subdivision is located at Candle Lake.

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Candle Lake Golf Resort

Candle Lake Golf Resort is located at Candle Lake.

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Golf Course Subdivision

Golf Course Subdivision is located at Candle Lake.

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Candle Lake Provincial Park

Waskateena Beach Recreation Site

Resort Village of Candle Lake

Resort Village of Candle Lake is located at Candle Lake.

Phone: (306) 929-2236

Email: [email protected]
Website: https://candlelake.ca/

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