|Paintsville Lake is located on the eastern side of Kentucky in Johnson and Morgan counties. The lake covers 1,140 acres. |
Engine power is un-restricted, but Bass have a protected slot – please visit the Kentucky Deptartment of Fish and Wildlife Resources for more information.The club uses the State ramp during tournaments.
|Largemouth –12″ minimum|
Smallmouth — 18″ minimum
Spotted Bass — club has a 10″ minimum
PAINTSVILLE LAKE STATE PARK – (H&H Bass Club launch location)
The parks campground has 32 RV sites with electric/water and 10 primitive camping sites – phone 606-297-8486 or 606-297-8488
Near the campground is a privately owned marina – 606-297-5253
Additional camp sites are available at a privately owned campground 1 mile from the lake and located 15 miles west of the dam on Route 172. I found 2 different phone numbers, unverified which is correct – 606-522-3239 or 606-522-3400.
20900 Highway 172
West Liberty KY 41472
JENNY WILEY RESORT PARK
Located about 30 minutes south of Paintsville features a larger campground, cabins and a lodge.
Garmin GPS Navigation – Staffordsville, KY – Paintsville Lake State Park
– Other Links –
Paintsville Lake State Park
Army Corp of Engineers – Paintsville Lake
|Other Internet Resources|
Army Corp of Engineers – Facebook Louisville District
Huntington District – Ohio River Basin
USGS – Lake Levels
NWS – National Weather Service
Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife Resources
KDFWR Fishing Forecast (PDF)