the earmarks of a place that can sustain a
wealth of game fish species, and it does
that in spades.
headliner reservoir for bass anglers across
the country. Bass fishermen and women
of all sorts, at all levels up to and includ-
ing the top professional anglers, relish
generous catches it's producing.
menu expanded to include a complemen-
tary population of smallmouth bass, in-
cluding brown bass of trophy caliber. That
came naturally as the lake aged with
grace, many earthen banks becoming
rocky shores and bottom.
linked sister waters Lake Barkley, quality
fish have been the norm for a long time,
and numbers have been excellent, too. But
within the past couple of seasons, huge
spawning classes of largemouth bass have
been growing into and beyond the 15-
to go along with plenty of bass three, four,
five pounds and larger. Lots of anglers
have experienced Kentucky Lake fishing
days when the catch of keeper bass casu-