Dale Hollow Lake

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6,614 acres in Kentucky, Total 25,519 acres
Special Fishing Regulations for Dale Hollow Lake
SpeciesRegulation DescriptionNotesKRSKAR
BLACK CRAPPIEMust be 10 inches or over - Limit 15 Crappie, Black or White, per angler 
WHITE CRAPPIEMust be 10 inches or over - Limit 15 Crappie, Black or White, per angler 
SMALLMOUTH BASS16-21 inch protective slot limit. All fish between 16 and 21 inches must be released, except 1 fish under 16 inches and one fish over 21 inches may be kept, Limit 5 per angler all black bass species combined, only 2 of which can be smallmouth bass. 
MUSKELLUNGELimit 1 per angler, Statewide size limits apply 
SPOTTED BASSLimit 5 per angler all black bass species combined, only 2 of which can be smallmouth bass. 
LARGEMOUTH BASSMust be 15 inches or over, Limit 5 per angler all black bass species combined, only 2 of which can be smallmouth bass. 
BROWN TROUTLimit 7 fish per day, Rainbow Trout and Brown Trout combined 
RAINBOW TROUTLimit 7 fish per day, Rainbow Trout and Brown Trout combined 
SAUGERMust be 10 inches or over 


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NameMap RefTypeRamp SurfaceFeeMarinaCounty
David L. Hayes Boat Ramp   3Any trailerable recreational boatPavedNo Seasonal - Limited HoursClinton
Hendricks Creek Marina   1Any trailerable recreational boatPavedNo Year Round - Limited HoursCumberland
Sulphur Creek Marina   2Any trailerable recreational boatPavedYes Seasonal - Limited HoursCumberland
Wisdom Marina   4Any trailerable recreational boatPavedYes Year Round - Limited HoursClinton
Wolf River Marina   5Any trailerable recreational boatPavedNo Seasonal - Limited HoursClinton