Cumberland River

New State Record Saugeye Caught in Cumberland River

FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 24, 2019) – Lexington angler Clay Smith was trolling a pink and white Berkley Flicker Shad crankbait for trout on the Cumberland River below Wolf Creek Dam when a fish struck. “I hooked it and thought it was an extremely large trout or a walleye,” Smith said. “When I got it in the…

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Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Two Good Options for Summer Fishing

FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 20, 2019) – Although this June so far is wet and soggy, the long-range weather forecast calls for a return to normal summer patterns. We can finally look forward to stable water levels, hot weather and predictable fishing. Bass fishing in summer revolves around light, or the lack of it. The best…

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