Laurel River Lake, Kentucky fishing

Fishing Information: Laurel River Lake is a popular fishing lake in Kentucky. It is located in Laurel and Whitley Counties and covers 5,768 acres. 

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

Species Regulations

Largemouth Bass: 15 inches or more- Creel limits apply

Black Crappie: 9 inches or more- 15 Crappie per angler

White Crappie: 9 inches or more- 15 Crappie per angler

Smallmouth Bass: 18 inches or more – 2 per angler

Brown Trout: Statewide regulations apply

Rainbow Trout: Statewide regulations apply

Spotted Bass: Statewide regulations apply

White Bass: Statewide regulations apply

Walleye: 14 inches or more- 6 per angler

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Marinas on this lake

Marina Name: Holly Bay Marina

Address: 247 Holly Bay Marina, London, KY 40744


Phone: (606) 864- 6542

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