Lake Carnico


Lake Carnico is close to Blue Licks Battlefield State Resort Park, which has lodging and dining facilities available year-round. You can find out about it on the web at http://parks.ky.gov/parks/resortparks/blue_licks/default.aspx

Lake Carnico Largemouth Bass Fishing Quality Assessment

Note: 112 acre lake Idle speed only for motorboats.


Special Fishing Regulations for Lake Carnico

SpeciesRegulation DescriptionNotesKRSKAR
LARGEMOUTH BASSMust be 15 inches or over, Statewide creel limits apply 
BLUEGILLLimit 15 per angler, Bluegill and all other sunfish combined 
REDEAR SUNFISHLimit 15 per angler, Bluegill and all other sunfish combined 
CHANNEL CATFISH12 inch minimum size limit for all catfish species 
FLATHEAD CATFISH12 inch minimum size limit for all catfish species 
SAUGEYEMust be 14 inches or over, Limit 6 per angler 

Special Boating Regulations for Lake Carnico

Regulation DescriptionNotesKRSKAR
Idle speed only 

Miscellaneous


Fishing Forecast

Access Sites (Click the Access Site Name for More Info)

Handicap Accessible Only:

Access Type

NameMap RefTypeRamp SurfaceFeeMarinaCounty
Lake Carnico Ramp   38Any light trailerable recreational boatPavedYes NoneNicholas