Kentucky Fishing Report, Tackle, and License Info

Fish Species found in Kentucky

Largemouth Bass,  Bream, Bluegill,  Smallmouth Bass,  Catfish,  Brown Trout,  Crappie,  Rainbow Trout,  Rock Bass,  Walleye,   and 100 more

Bodies of Water in Kentucky

Lakes: 208   Rivers/Streams: 11,517   Reservoirs: 210   Others: 91   All: 12,026

Fishing Hot Spots in Kentucky

  "Fished point across from lost lodge dock, we fished from 10pm to around..." Pitman Creek

  "Where are the majority of largemouth located at the lake?..." Sportsman Club Lake

  "Went again today, even with the clear blue sky. Not expecting to catch..." Freeman Lake

  "River is up and flowing hard. Fished for sauger this morning on what..." Falls of the Ohio

Fishing Spots in Kentucky

Featured Tackle Shops in Kentucky

Campgrounds in Kentucky

Buckhorn Campground


Cave Creek Campground

Falls Of Rough 

Grove Campground


Axtel Campground

Falls Of Rough 

Local Hotel Rooms

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Fishing in the state of Kentucky, there are plenty of bodies of water to choose from. In fact, there are 12,026 bodies of water where fishing could be possible, such as Nolin Lake, Green River Lake and Barren River Lake. Fish for Pickerel, Perch or Blue Catfish or one of the other 34 fish found in this state; and if you need gear get your fly fishing gear, baitcasting setup, trolling equipment, or spincasting gear out and find your new honey hole.