Lake Fishing Information: Cave Run Lake is one of the most popular fishing lakes in Kentucky. It is located in Rowan, Menifee, Morgan and Bath Counties and covers 7,880 acres. This reservoir was built by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in 1973.
Species List: According to the Kentucky Department of Fishing and Wildlife Resources, Cave run 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, Spotted Bass, White Bass, and Muskellunge on these waters.
Largemouth Bass: 13-16 inch must be released
Smallmouth Bass: 18 inches or more
Black Crappie: Statewide Regulations Apply
White Crappie: Statewide Regulations Apply
Spotted Bass: Statewide Regulations Apply
White Bass: Statewide Regulations Apply
Muskellunge: 36 inches or more
Fishing videos for this lake
Marinas on Cave Run Lake
Marina Name: Scott’s Creek Marina
Address: Scott’s Creek Marina rd, KY-801, Morehead, KY 40351
Phone: (606) 784-9666
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