Fishing Information: Buckhorn Lake is a popular fishing lake in Kentucky. It is located in Perry and Leslie Counties and covers 1,088 acres. The lake was built by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in 1967.
Species List: According to the Kentucky Department of Fishing and Wildlife Resources, Buckhorn Lake contains numerous species of popular fish. So, what type of fish are in this lake? You can find Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Black Crappie, White Crappie, White Bass and Muskellunge on these waters.
Largemouth Bass: 15 inches or more- State Creel Limits
Smallmouth Bass: 15 inches or more- State Creel Limits
Black Crappie: 9 inches or more- State Creel Limits
White Crappie: 9 inches or more- State Creel Limits
White Bass: Statewide Regulations Apply
Muskellunge: 40 inches or more- State Creel Limits
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Marinas on Buckhorn Lake
Marina Name: Duffs Bay Marina
Address: Lake, Buckhorn, KY 41721
Phone: (606) 398-7770
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