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Fishing for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, spotted bass, channel catfish, blue catfish, black crappie, white crappie, bluegill, white bass, striped bass and tiger muskie at Kerr Scott Reservoir in North Carolina.

Big enough for you to find your own fishing spot, yet small enough to feel like you can get to know the lake, Kerr Scott Reservoir is a great fishing destination. This is a 1,475-acre lake located in the north-central part of the state. Easy access and lots of amenities are at your pleasure to enhance a day of fishing or an extended family vacation. There is a nice variety of fish species to fulfill most angler's preferences. Bass, stripers,crappie, catfish and tiger muskie all fare well enough to provide acclaim for this bountiful fishing lake. Campgrounds, marinas, public boat launches and boat rentals make your stay worry free!

Primary fish species residing in Kerr Scott Reservoir

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Largemouth bass Smallmouth bass Spotted bass Channel catfish Blue catfish Black crappie White crappie Bluegill White Bass Striped bass Tiger muskie

Kerr Scott Reservoir Amenities

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

Click here for a North Carolina Fishing License.

Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby

Bandit's Roost Park Campground - 336 921-3190

Boomer Park Shelter Campground - 336 921-3390

Warrior Creek Campground - 336 921-2177

Dam Site Shelter Campground - 336 921-3390

Kerr Scott Reservoir NC Map - Fishing & Camping Areas

Contact Information

Kerr Scott Reservoir
Skyline Marina
4008 NC-268
Wilkesboro, NC 28697
336 921-3783

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Fishing at Kerr Scott Reservoir, in North Carolina.