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Things To Do In & Around Big Sandy

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Things To Do in Big Sandy

Including Big Sandy, Springville, Bass Bay & Lick Creek

Big Sandy is a very quaint old railroad town and a great place to enjoy the serenity of the Kentucky Lake.

Kentucky Lake

As with the entire region, Kentucky Lake is the main attraction in Big Sandy.  Dozens of miles of the shoreline can be explored in Benton County.  The lake is accessible in many locations in and around the Big Sandy Area.

Kentucky Lake is known for it's fishing with abundant Crappie, Largemouth and Smallmouth Bass.  You'll also find catfish, bluegill, sauger and more.  To find out more about Kentucky Lake fishing, visit our Kentucky Lake fishing reports page.

Area Attractions

If you love hunting, fishing or boating Big Sandy is a great location to visit.     

You can see our complete listing of Kentucky Lake & Lake Barkley Area Attractions for fun things to around the Kentucky Lake area.


Geese in Flight
Photo by Murray Blake

These Canadian geese are just beginning their yearly migration south to avoid the long, cold winter. They will return in spring to the welcoming waterways of the Kentucky Lakes Area.