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There is plenty of great fishing for almost all species of freshwater fish including crappie, white bass, catfish and blue gill! And, the resident fishing guide is one of the best crappie guides on Kentucky Lake! Whether you are an experienced angler, or just learning the basics of casting and reeling, you're bound to enjoy a memorable experience...
Bass boats and 16-foot John boats are available for rent from Buzzard Rock's 285-slip marina. The staff here knows many of the endless fishing hot spots in Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley. Each lake is fed by a different river system, and both thrive with crappie, catfish, a variety of bass and more!
Fish for bass, crappie, white bass, catfish, sauger, bluegill, or catfish on the acclaimed Kentucky Lake. Shawnee Bay Resort also provides fishing licenses, professional guides, freezer service, topographical maps, ice, live and artificial bait, tackle, souvenirs, a weigh station, launch ramp, and much more! Come experience some of the best...
Bass, pan fish, catfish, and sauger lurk in the waters of Kentucky Lake, waiting to be lured in by you on your Kentucky Lake fishing vacation. Bring your own fishing boat along or rent one and head out with an experienced Big Bear Resort fishing guide. Stock up on bait and tackle at the marina!
The Cumberland River impoundment has made Lake Barkley a legendary Kentucky fishing hotspot, meaning you definitely won't leave Eddy Creek Marina Resort empty-handed – or hooked! The resort's complete marina offers everything you need – from tackle and fuel to boat storage, rentals and repairs. Fishing-enthusiasts of all ages will love this...
Great care and years of experience have gone into creating the lodge's private, man-made bass fishing lake. Enjoy the fruits of this labor with excellent fly fishing, or try the new "Cast and Blast" package. Get a taste of the lodge's excellent hunting and fishing in one unique trip!
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One of Kentucky's greatest creations has a big fish story similar to many of the nations' great waterways. It was born upon the completion of the Barkley Dam and impounded by the U.S. Army Corps of... more