Lake Cumberland is one of the largest and most beautiful of Kentucky lakes, with a meandering shoreline of 1,255 miles and 63,000 surface acres.
Well known for fishing and pleasure boating, there are several marinas as well as boat ramps all across the Lake Cumberland region, including marinas in or near Lake Cumberland State Resort Park.
In Jamestown & Russell Springs the available boat ramps include the following:
Lake Cumberland Recreation Area (The old Alligator I Marina) – US 127 N of Jamestown, right on KY 80, right on KY 76 to boat ramp.
Lake Cumberland Marina – US 127 N of Jamestown, right on KY 80, right on KY 76, right on Hwy 1383 to boat ramp.
Campbells Landing Ramp – US 127 N of Jamestown to Cumberland Parkway, right on KY 80, right on Hwy 3262, right on KY 196 to Jabez right on Hwy 3277 to Cane Springs Road. **Be very careful when using this ramp and parking.
Clifty Creek – US 127 S of Jamestown, left on Clifty Creek Road.
Denny Ridge – US 127 N of Jamestown, right on KY 80 to Nancy, right on KY 196 to Jabez, right on Hwy 3277, left on Denny Ridge Road (Note: Extremely steep ramp, use caution).
Dudley Hill – US 127 N of Jamestown, right on KY 80 to Nancy, right on KY 196 to Jabez, right on Hwy 3277, right on Dudley Creek Road.
Halcomb’s Landing – US 127 S from Jamestown, turn left just before Wolf Creek Dam. This boat ramp is quite large with ample parking.
Safe Harbor – Jamestown – KY 92 from Jamestown straight to lake.
Lake Cumberland State Resort Park – US 127 S from Jamestown, left on State Park Road for 4 miles.
Lily Creek – KY 92 SE from Jamestown to Lily Creek Road.
Ono – US 127 N of Jamestown through Russell Springs, right on KY 80, right on KY 76, right on Hwy 1611, right on old Jamestown Road.
Pleasant Hill – KY 619 E from Jamestown, right on Hwy 1680 for 2.3 miles.
Poplar Hill – US 127 N of Jamestown, right on Hwy 80 to Nancy, right on KY 196 to Jabez, right on Hwy 3277, right on Poplar Hill Road.
Rowena (North) – US 127 S of Jamestown, left on State Park Road, right after Apple Valley Condos, take directly to the lake.
Twin Oaks – US 127 N of Jamestown, right on Hwy 80 to Nancy, Right on KY 196, left on McClendon Road, right on Gourley Road to Sheffield Drive.
Wolf Creek Marina – US 127 N of Jamestown, East on Cumberland Parkway toward Somerset, Take KY 80 exit (exit 78) toward Nancy, right on KY 80 east, right onto KY 3262, left on Calhoun Rd, left on Burnetta Rd, 2nd right onto KY 196 & continue onto 3277 (Cave Springs Road), turn right onto Island Ramp Road and take to boat ramp.
Marina at Rowena – The Marina is situated among hundreds of coves that provide fishing, water sports and anchorage. There’s an RV park planned as well as future lodging, a full-service marina, a restaurant, a ship store. Rentals will include pontoons, boats and other watercraft to ensure your visit is perfect. Located only four miles upstream from Wolf Creek Dam, Marina@Rowena is accessible from Kentucky State Highway 90 via State Road 558, an asphalt road that ends at the abandoned Rowena Ferry site where a large boat-launching ramp is located.