On the Water

The Musky Capital of the South

We are famously known for Cave Run Lake, the Musky Capital of the South, but we are also famous for some other cool waters for fishing and boating. Gain some insider knowledge into what's really in our lakes and streams when you tour or explore the outside viewing pond at Minor E. Clark Fish Hatchery. Kayak the still waters of Eagle Lake on the campus of Morehead State University. Drop a line off the banks of Cave Run Lake, Triplett Creek, Licking River or even while camping on Poppy Mountain. You won't believe the outdoor fishing, kayaking and boating opportunities around us just waiting for you to cast or splash.

On the Trails

Nestled in the Daniel Boone National Forest, Rowan County is a trail lover’s dream. We offer multipurpose…