Boating in Kentucky

Kentucky offers you more than 850 public and private boat ramps with access to the best fishing spots in the state. Get your Kentucky boat registration today.

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Top Boating Spots in Kentucky

Lake Cumberland State Resort Park
Lake Cumberland State Resort Park offers fishing for stocked striped bass, lake sturgeon, rainbow trout, brown trout and brook trout.
Taylorsville Lake State Park
The park boasts two bathhouses, playgrounds, camping and a full-service marina with rentals.
Barren River Lake State Resort Park
On top of great bass, walleye and crappie fishing, the outdoor pool, playgrounds, and marina make Barren River a hit with families.
Tips for Protecting Fish and Water Resources

Tips for Protecting Fish and Water Resources

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Boating and Fishing Etiquette: Wake Up

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5 Boater Safety Courses That Prevent Common Accidents

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Boating Safety

Boat Safety Checklist

Boat Safety Checklist

Before you leave shore, take the time to read through this boat safety checklist.

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Boat Safety Equipment

Boat Safety Equipment

Learn about the essential boat safety equipment you should have on board at all times

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Boat Safety Courses

Boat Safety Courses

Education is one of the most important aspects of boating safely and responsibly.

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