Frequently Asked Questions – About Lake Cumberland

Q: How big is Lake Cumberland?
A: Lake Cumberland has 1255 miles of shoreline and is 101 miles long.
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Q: How did Lake Cumberland get named the Houseboat Capital?
A: Lake Cumberland has the largest fleet of houseboats in the world.
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Frequently Asked Questions – Location

Q: What highway is Lake Cumberland near?
A: Lake Cumberland is between I-75 and I-65 near the Cumberland Parkway.
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Q: How far is Lake Cumberland from I-65?
A: Lake Cumberland is just 2 hours from I-65.
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Q: How far is Lake Cumberland from I-75?
A: Lake Cumberland is just 2 ½ hours from I-75.
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Q: How far is Lake Cumberland from Atlanta?
A: Lake Cumberland is a day drive, 7 hours from Atlanta.

Q: How far is Lake Cumberland from Nashville?
A: Lake Cumberland is just 2 hours from Nashville.

Frequently Asked Questions – Fishing

Q: Where can I rent a fishing boat on Lake Cumberland in Kentucky?
A: Lake Cumberland has four marinas where you rent fishing boats.
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Q: Where can I find a list of upcoming fishing tournaments in Kentucky?
A: Our events calendar lists upcoming fishing tournaments on Lake Cumberland.
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Q: Do I need a special license to fish on Lake Cumberland in Kentucky?
A: You can get a 1-day, 7-day or annual fishing license.
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Frequently Asked Questions – Fishing Guides

Q: Is there a list of fishing guides who also teach in Kentucky?
A: Here is a list of fishing guides for Lake Cumberland.
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Q: Which fishing guides are the best at flyfishing around Lake Cumberland?
A: Here is a list of fishing guides for the Cumberland River.
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Q: Do fishing guides operate year round?
A: Yes, many fishing guides provide heated boats for winter fishing.
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Frequently Asked Questions – Houseboating

Q: Do I need a special license when I rent a houseboat on Lake Cumberland in KY?
A: Renting a houseboat is easy and operating a houseboat requires no special license or previous houseboating experience.
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Q: Where can I find houseboat rentals on Lake Cumberland?
A: You have several options for houseboat rentals and they have a great selection.
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Frequently Asked Questions – Boating

Q: Where can I find boat rentals on Lake Cumberland?
A: You have several options for boat rentals and they have a great selection.
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Q: Where can I find a list of upcoming boating events in Kentucky?
A: Our events calendar lists upcoming boating events on Lake Cumberland.
Link: http://lakecumberlandvacation.com/calendar/

Q: When is the Lake Cumberland Raft Up?
A: The Lake Cumberland Raft Up is in August. Check our calendar for details.
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Q: When is the Lake Cumberland Poker Run?
A: The Lake Cumberland Poker Run is in September. Check our calendar for details.
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Frequently Asked Questions – Outdoor Adventures

Q: Are there water trails at Lake Cumberland?
A: There are a number of water trails at Lake Cumberland. Cumberland River water trail begins at the base of Wolf Creek Dam. Hatchery Creek Trout Stream water trail has great fishing and flows into Lake Cumberland. Lake Cumberland’s water trail includes many coves and inlets perfect for kayaks and canoes.
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Q: Are there horseback trail rides near Lake Cumberland?
A: Just 10 minutes from Wolf Creek Dam there is a ranch that has guided trail rides.
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Q: Where can I rent a kayak or canoe at Lake Cumberland?
A: You can rent canoes on the Cumberland River in Jamestown. You can also rent them at marinas on Lake Cumberland.
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Frequently Asked Questions – Accommodations

Q: Where can I find a good cabin at Lake Cumberland?
A: There are a number of cabin rentals on and near Lake Cumberland.  They are located at the Lake Cumberland State Park, the marinas and private rentals.
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Q: What hotels are nearby to Lake Cumberland?
A: There are a number of hotels, motels and lodges on and near Lake Cumberland at various price points.
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Q: Where can I find a campground on Lake Cumberland?
A: There are a number of campgrounds on and near Lake Cumberland.
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