Lake Hatchineha: World Famous Bass Fishing
in Central Florida
CREEK RANCH BORDERS Lake Hatchineha (hatch-NEE-haw) which means "cypress tree." Lake Hatch is part of the Kissimmee Chain of Lakes. You can motor boat, canoe, or view and photograph majestic wildlife from our pontoon boat.
About 100 steps from your bedroom you’ll find some of the best bass fishing in the world. Lake Hatch is one of the sites of the Bassmaster Citrus Slam tournament.
- A 6,665 acre lake, almost half the size of Manhattan
- “Lake Hatch is my confidence lake.” —Frank Scalish, professional angler
- Observe alligators, aquatic birds, hawks and eagles high overhead
The boat house sits in the distance
A young fisherman eyes his prize
Cruising on the pontoon boat at dusk
Kids gaze out at bald cypress trees
A picturesque Lake Hatch at sunset
Golden light shines on bald cypress trees
Bass fishing at Alligator Hole
Fisherman shows off his prize