Lake Barkley Tailwater (Cumberland River) - Barkley Tailwater VPA

Directions: From Smithland, take KY-70 east for 11.4 miles. Turn left on Jack Walker Road and go 1.2 miles through the campground to site on left. Fishing access is past the end of the campground road.


This site is part of KDFWR's Voluntary Public Access Program. All VPA sites are private property and continuing access is dependent upon your behavior. Please respect all posted regulations.

Special Regulations

Daylight Hours Only No Firearm discharge No Littering No Fires No Alcohol No Swimming No Camping No ATV's


Location: Livingston County, KY Capacity: 25 or Less
Ramp Type: Bank Access Ramp Surface: None
Ramp Fee: No Launch Lanes: None
Latitude 37.1769 Parking: Unpaved
Longitude -88.2085 Courtesy Dock: No


Boat Ramp: None Lodging: None
Shoreline: Year Round - Limited Hours Retail: None
Cleaning Station: None Handicap Restrooms: None
Restrooms: None Handicap Parking: None
Picnic Area: None Handicap Ramp: None
Camping: None Handicap Pier: None
Marina: None