Freshwater Fishing on Lake Barkley
For folks who are looking for a great place for a fishing vacation, the location to go is Lake Barkley in Cadiz Kentucky. Located just an hour and a half from Nashville, Tennessee and thirty miles from the nearest big town, fishing on Lake Barkley is fantastic and Sunset Cottage is the place to stay when you are in Cadiz Kentucky. You can bring your own boat and moor it on the Sunset Cottage’s private dock or rent one from the Lake Barkley marina, or just fish from the shore at the Sunset Cottage.
Created in the 1960’s by Barkley Dam, Lake Barkley has over seventy-five miles of fish-able water. It offers a number of nooks and crannies around the shoreline that contain some of the biggest fish of the area. Though the waterline varies during the course of the year, the fishing is always great. fish in Lake Barkley include Largemouth Bass, Crappie, Sunfish, Catfish, Bluegill, Sauger and White Bass.
For the beginning or casual fisherman, fishing Lake Barkley may seem intimidating due to its size and many spots to fish, but that is not the case. One of the benefits to Lake Barkley’s size is that there are a number of locations that are better-suited for beginning anglers. In addition to this, a number of local residents are fishing guides on Lake Barkley. Their experience on the lake enables them to show visitors the best places to find the fish whether one is a novice or experienced angler.
Stay at the Sunset Cottage and Fish Lake Barkley
Fishing Lake Barkley requires bait and sometimes a boat. There are a number of bait shops and boat rentals around the lake. Prices are fair and reasonable while workers offer tips and advice for landing fish. For those who prefer to hire a professional, many fishing guides have their own boats and get the anglers to the fish.
While the Sunset Cottage is equipped with a lot of luxuries to create the ultimate vacation experience, the only thing it’s missing now is you! Schedule a visit today to Cadiz, Kentucky to discover the magic and beauty of Sunset Cottage. For more information about the availability of the Sunset Cottage click here to contact us.