Cumberland River Fishing near Ledbetter, Kentucky
Write a Report
Details for Cumberland River
Species Caught Here:
Bodies of Water near Cumberland River
Description for Cumberland River, Livingston County, Kentucky
Cumberland River is a stream located just 7.6 miles from Ledbetter, in Livingston County, in the state of Kentucky, United States, near Smithland, KY. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including striped bass, rainbow trout and brown trout here. Whether you’re fly fishing, spinning or baitcasting your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Cumberland River. Alternate names for this stream include Warioto River, Shawnee River and Shawanoe River.
Join us as we discuss the Kentucky Fishing License options, fishing rules and fishing regulations.
Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times chart to determine when the fish will be most active.
Fishing Reports near Cumberland River
"Bass are good using topwater plugs along rip rap & lilys and jigs near brush. Catfish are fair on..." Mermet Lake
"Bass can be caught early with a plastic worm in the shallows near cover. Crappie can be caught near..." Lake Barkley
"We got there kinda late, fishing was slow. It was 87 degrees when we launched the boat. We fished..." Darnell Creek
Best Fishing Times near Cumberland River
Cumberland River Bait Shops and Fishing Charters