Guide To Fishing At Grayson Lake
AKA: Grayson Reservoir
Surrounded by natural beauty, Grayson Lake is a 1,500-acre reservoir in the northeast corner of Kentucky, 8 miles south of the town of Grayson. The lake is blessed with a nice variety of fish species, including largemouth, spotted, smallmouth and hybrid striped bass.
Additionally fishing enthusiasts can fish for crappie, white bass and bream. The marina offers rental fishing and pontoon boats, plus a store, bait and typical marina services. Grayson Lake State Park offers camping and RV hookups and makes a great place to hunker down for a weekend fishing trip or an extended vacation. Canoes and kayaks are popular here and can be portaged from several areas around the lake. Discover over 70 miles of shoreline by boat, or find a place to fish from the bank.
What to fish for...
Fishing for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, spotted bass, black crappie, white crappie, bluegill, white bass and hybrid striped bass at Grayson Lake in Kentucky.
Primary fish species residing in Grayson Lake
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Grayson Lake Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: NEARBY
Bait & Tackle: YES
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Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Bruin Boat Launch Ramp
Located mid lake, east side, off State Road 7, this is a four-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and paved parking.
Clifty Creek Boat Launch Ramp
Located mid lake, west side, north side of the west arm, at the north end of the State Road 7 Bridge, this is a one-lane, concrete ramp with gravel parking.
Grayson Lake Marina Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the northwest corner of the lake, off Launch Ramp Road, this is a four-lane, concrete ramp with docks and paved parking.
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Grayson Lake State Park Campground - 606 474-9727
Shady Valley Campground and Cabin Rentals - 606 474-0103
Grayson Lake KY Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Grayson Lake State Park
314 Grayson Lake State Park Rd
Olive Hill, KY 41164
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Grayson Lake in KY
General Fishing Info
Fishing for bass, bluegill, crappie and catfish in northeast KY.