Bear Hunters: The quota for the 2016 archery/crossbow season for bears WAS MET on Sunday Oct 23. Therefore, the archery/crossbow season for bears is now CLOSED. For information about checking bears, click here.​​​


Kentucky's Stream Fisheries

Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources (KDFWR) is committed to conserving and enhancing fishing and boating opportunities throughout the state. This page will provide anglers with detailed information about the rivers and streams around the state including public access sites, maps, river levels and data on the fisheries.  Please visit this site often, as additional pages will be posted as they are developed.

Attention: Most streams in Kentucky are surrounded by private property. Please respect these landowners’ property and ask permission to access them. Fishing on private property is a privilege.



North Fork Elkhorn Creek

Elkhorn Creek

Upper Green River

Green River Pool 4

Green River Pool 5

Green River Pool 6

Lower Barren River

North Fork Kentucky River

Slate Creek

South Fork Licking River