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Fishing for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, spotted bass, channel catfish, black crappie, white crappie, walleye, rainbow trout, brown trout, bluegill and white bass at Laurel River Lake in Kentucky.
Laurel River Lake, KY

One of the deepest and clearest lakes in all Kentucky, Laurel River Lake supports both warm-water and cold-water species of fish. It is one of only a handful of major lakes offering trout fishing. This 6,000-acre lake in the southeast part of the state, 2 miles west of Corbin, KY has 190 miles of picturesque shoreline. Anglers using canoes, kayaks, jon boats, bass boats and all manor of fishing boats explore these shores in search of their favorite fish species. Bass, walleye, trout, crappie, catfish, white bass and sunfish all call this home. Anglers preferring to fish from the bank can find access to the shoreline near the boat landings, campgrounds and public areas.

Primary fish species residing in Laurel River Lake

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Largemouth bass Smallmouth bass Spotted bass Channel catfish Black crappie White crappie Walleye Rainbow trout Brown trout Bluegill White Bass

Laurel River Lake Amenities

Marina: YES
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
Campgrounds: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Lodging: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
Restaurant: YES

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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby

Grove Boat-In Campground - 859 745-3100

White Oak Boat-In Campground - 606 864-4163

Holly Bay Campground - 606 878-8134

Craigs Creek Trail Campground - 606 864-4163

Laurel Lake Campground - 606 526-7876

Bee Creek Resort Campground - 606 523-2367

Grove Campground - 606 528-6156

Corbin-Laurel Lake KOA Journey Campground - 606 528-1534

Laurel River Lake KY Map - Fishing & Camping Areas

Contact Information

Laurel River Lake
Holly Bay Marina
247 Holly Bay Marina
London, KY 40744
606 864-6542

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Laurel River Lake, in southeast KY offers anglers the chance to fish for bass, walleye, trout, crappie, catfish, white bass and sunfish.

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