Fishing Rules

Fish Sizes & Numbers
Minimum size and the number of game fish that may be taken are governed by the State Wildlife Conservation Regulations. All Black, Kentucky and Spotted Bass between 12 inches and 15 inches must immediately be returned unharmed to the water. There is a 6 per person per day limit on all other bass. There is a 15 per person per day limit on crappie (Black & White) with no length restrictions.

  • Fishing by net, seine, spear gun, bow and arrow, gun or trap is prohibited. Throw nets can by used for shad only.
  • Unused bait and fish remains should be disposed of properly. Do not dispose of these remains in the lake or on adjacent lands.
  • Trot lines and limb lines must be marked in accordance with State Wildlife Conservation rules.