Bear Hunters:  The 2014 archery/crossbow season for bears opens Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014.  All hunters must check the KDFWR homepage or call the Info Center at 1-800-858-1549 AFTER 9:00 PM each day of the season to learn if the black bear quota was met. Go here for info about checking bears

Bear Hunters: The quota for the 2014 archery/crossbow season for bears WAS NOT MET today.  Therefore, the bear season will remain open tomorrow.  For information about checking bears, click here.

 Bear Creek Ramp

Located in the mouth of Bear Creek, this is a single lane concrete ramp suitable for all trailered watercraft. A graveled parking area is available at the top of the ramp. Boaters should use caution, this ramp is located directly upstream of Lock and Dam 5. Limited bank fish access is also available at this location.

image of Bear Creek Ramp  image of Bear Creek Ramp

Information

  • Location: Edmonson County, KY
  • Ramp Type: Any light trailerable recreational boat
  • Ramp Fee: No
  • Latitude: 37.1703
  • Longitude: -86.3989
  • Capacity: 25 or Less
  • Ramp Surface: Paved
  • Launch Lanes: Single
  • Parking: Unpaved
  • Courtesy Dock: No

Availability

  • Boat Ramp: Year Round - 24 Hours
  • Shoreline: Year Round - 24 Hours
  • Cleaning Station: None
  • Restrooms: None
  • Picnic Area: None
  • Camping: None
  • Marina: None
  • Lodging: None
  • Retail: Year Round - Limited Hours
  • Handicap Restrooms: None
  • Handicap Parking: None
  • Handicap Ramp: None
  • Handicap Pier: None