Daniel Boone National Forest, Near Morehead, Kentucky
Bangor Boat Ramp does not offer reservations through Recreation.gov. Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!
4/12/2021: Closed due to flooding.
Cave Run Lake is nestled among the beautiful mountains of eastern Kentucky. Built by the¬†U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, this 8,270 lake provides flood protection to the lower Licking River valley and supplies water to area communities, improves water flow conditions on the Licking River, and offers habitat for many species of fish and wildlife. The lake is known for its excellent muskie fishing.
You must comply with all regulations established by the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources concerning fishing, boating and waterway safety laws. Licenses and regulation guides are available at most retail stores.
Non-native plants and animals are invading our lakes and streams. These aquatic hitchhikers: