Green River Lake, Kentucky Fishing

Fishing Information: Green River Lake is one of the most popular fishing lakes in Kentucky. It is located in Taylor and Adair Counties and covers 8,181 acres.

Species List: According to the Kentucky  Department of Fishing and Wildlife Resources, Green River Lake contains numerous species of popular fish. So, what type of fish are in this lake? You can find Black Crappie, White Crappie, Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Spotted Bass, White Bass, Muskellunge and Walleye on these waters.

Species Regulations

Black Crappie: 9 inches or more- State creel limits

White Crappie: 9 inches or more- State creel limits

Largemouth Bass: Statewide Regulations Apply

Smallmouth Bass: Statewide Regulations Apply

Spotted Bass: Statewide Regulations Apply

White Bass: Statewide Regulations Apply

Muskellunge: 36 inches or more- State creel limits

Walleye: 14 inches or more- 6 per angler

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Marinas on Green River Lake

Marina Name: Green River Marina

Address: 2892 Lone Valley Rd, Campbellsville, KY 4271


Phone: (270) 465-2512

Marina Name: Holmes Bend Marina and Resort

Address: 5380 Holmes Bend Rd, Columbia, KY 42728


Phone: (270) 384-4425

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