Lake Conditions:  Fair - 66° / Lake Temperature  71° - 354.8'
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Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley Fishing Guides

Lake familiarization is important as well as knowing where to fish and what to use when fishing.  You can get acquainted with Kentucky or Barkley Lake while picking up some great fishing techniques from one of these guides below.

Papa's Fishin' For Fun

300 Whippoorwill Cove - Benton, KY  42025

(815) 761-7287

  • 35+ Years Experience
  • 22" EBBTide Mystique
  • Licensed & Insured
  • Family Fishing
  • Children Welcome
  • All Equip. Supplied
  • Coast Guard Cap. Lic.
  • USCG Auxiliary Mem.

I have a captain's license with the Coast Guard and I am a licensed fishing guide with Kentucky. My boat is rated to carry 12 people, so it's not a problem ... Read More

Captain Kirk's Guide Service

11442 US Hwy 68 East - Benton, KY  42025

(270) 354-6017

  • 25+ Years Experience
  • Licensed & Insured
  • 20-ft Bass Boat
  • US Coast Guard Lic.
  • Ky State Lic.
  • All Species
  • Year-Round Trips

I fish for every game species in the lake: Smallmouth Bass and Largemouth Bass, Crappie, Red Ears, Bluegills, White Bass, Stripers, Sauger, Catfish and even ... Read More

Shelldiver Guide Service

48 Walnut St. - Dexter, KY  42036

(317) 440-2934

  • Over 35 Years Exp.
  • 22'6" 2016 Phoenix
  • Licensed & Insured
  • Family Fishing
  • Children Welcome
  • All Equip. Supplied
  • Coast Guard Cap. Lic.
  • No Exp. Required!

Professional fishing guide service specializing in bass and crappie fishing on Kentucky Lake. Shell diving has taught me up-close how fish use structure and ... Read More

Crappie Gills N' More

157 Chase Loop - Benton, KY  42025

(270) 703-7600

  • Equipment Provided
  • Family-Friendly
  • No Alcohol
  • 4 & 6-hour Trips
  • Hummingbird Tech
  • '19 Excel Bay Pro 230
  • 250 HP Suzuki Engine
  • Taxidermy Service

With 50 years of experience fishing Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley, let me give you a fishing experience you'll not forget! Fish with me for crappie, ... Read More

Rodney Hairgrove Guide Service

30 Big Bear Resort Rd - Benton, KY  42025

(270) 362-0147

  • 20 Years Exp.
  • 20' Ranger Z520
  • Crappie & Bass
  • Bluegill & Redear
  • Licensed & Insured
  • Fish Cleaning
  • Friendly Service
  • Latest Technology

Out of Big Bear Resort on Kentucky Lake, licensed fishing guide Rodney Hairgrove takes fishermen on his fully-rigged bass boat to secluded bays of deep waters ... Read More

Steve McCadams Guide Service

655 Anderson Drive - Paris, TN  38242

(731) 642-0360

  • 38 Years Guiding
  • Bass & Crappie
  • Bluegill
  • Triton Boat/Mercury
  • Full & Half Day Trips
  • Hunting Guide
  • Duck/Waterfowl

Steve has over 37 years experience guiding anglers and is one of America's foremost outdoorsman who has hosted and appeared on several national television ... Read More

Lucky Lady Guide Service

313 Hill Estates Lane - Benton, KY  42025

270-816-3102

  • Crappie
  • Bluegill
  • Yellow Bass
  • White Bass
  • USCG Licensed
  • Insured
  • 20' Stratos
  • Lowrance

I'm Eric Ashley, providing a professional fishing guide service fishing on the north end of Kentucky and Barkley Lakes. I target crappie, bluegill, white and ... Read More

John Morgan's Guide Service

2060 Turner Rd. - Murray, KY  42071

(270) 978-0307

  • Licensed for 17 Years
  • Multi-Species Angling
  • Year-Round Fishing
  • Technique Teaching
  • GPS Welcomed

Don't spend your whole trip looking for fish, let me put you on them. I personally guarantee your satisfaction with your trip.

Captain Penrod's Guide Service

68 Kit Carson Lane - Benton, KY  42025

(270) 804-5276

  • US Coast Guard Lic.
  • Licensed/Insured
  • All Skill Levels
  • Tourney Prep Trips
  • Fully Equipped Boats

All skill levels welcome! We fish both Kentucky & Barkley lakes with a fully-equipped 20' bass boat (tackle, bait, GPS and Sonar). We also have a ... Read More

Woods and Water Guide Service

33 Outland School Road - Murray, KY  42071

(270) 227-2443

  • Licensed & Insured
  • 40 Years Experience
  • 20' Triton Boat
  • Prime Redear & Bluegill Fishing in May/June

Fully rigged crappie bass boat all tackle provided specializing in spider rigging. Guided spring turkey hunts also available.

Andy Allen Fishing Guide service

160 Joey Drive - Cadiz, KY  42211

(270) 871-1386

  • 30+ Years Experience
  • Coast Guard Lic.
  • Insured
  • Full-Day Trips
  • Half-Day Trips
  • Crappie
  • Largemouth
  • Smallmouth

Andy Allen's Fishing Guide Service offers guided fishing tours of beautiful Lake Barkley and Kentucky Lake. These lakes have a world-renowned reputation for ... Read More

Kick'n Bass Guide Service

Captain Richard Bay - Benton, KY  42044

(270) 205-7603

  • Full Time Guide
  • Fish for all Species
  • HD Electronics
  • Lowe Fishing Pontoon
  • State-of-the-Art

Don't let our name fool ya... we fish for all species of game fish. Kick'n Bass Guide Service brings over a decade of experience in angling on Kentucky and ... Read More

Cedar Ridge Guide Service

3175 Mt. Sinai Road - Buchanan, TN  38222

(731) 336-8907

  • Family-friendly
  • 21' Triton/Mercury
  • Bass/Crappie
  • Bluegill/Redear
  • Licensed/Insured
  • Equipment supplied
  • Fish cleaning incl.

I grew up on the banks of Kentucky Lake. With extensive lake knowledge you're sure to have a successful trip. Come spend a day or two with me and we will catch ... Read More

Bar-Ken Guide Service

118 Driftwood Drive - Cadiz, KY  42211

(270) 206-0934

  • Bass Fishing
  • Ledge Fishing
  • Tourney Prep
  • Crappie
  • White Bass
  • 20' Skeeter Bass Boat
  • Lowrance

I guide bass fishing trips on Kentucky and Barkley lakes. Get a better understanding of how to fish these two lakes. I offer ledge fishing, flipping ... Read More

Brandon Hunter Fishing

399 Dusty Trail Road - Benton, KY  42025

(270) 703-7777

  • FLW Touring Pro
  • Electronics Training
  • Largemouth Bass
  • Smallmouth Bass
  • Tourney Prep Trips
  • U.S. CG Lic/Ins
  • CPR/First Aid
  • Ranger Z520C

Fish with Brandon Hunter, a professional fishing guide for Kentucky Lake. Fish for largemouth and smallmouth bass just for fun or have Brandon help you prep ... Read More

Sugar Creek Charters

300 Woodlawn Ave. - Murray, KY  42071

(270) 978-0885

  • Licensed & Insured
  • Bass/Crappie/Panfish
  • Pontoon Trips
  • Crankbait Trolling
  • Spider Rigging
  • Equipment Supplied
  • 20' Skeeter
  • 20' Pontoon

Featuring two fully rigged boats to suit your fishing needs. We can help you with tournament prep, or take the family out to make some good memories on either ... Read More

Nativ Bowfishing Guide Service
13 Maple Hill Dr.
Eddyville, KY 42038
(270) 625-0202

Kentucky Lake Guide Service
1405 Hubbard's Lane
Bardstown, KY 40004
(502) 507-4824

Crappie Action Guide Service
Ken Riddick
Buchanan, TN 38222
(731)-285-3551

Fish Tales Guide Service
Tacklebox Lane
Murray, KY 42071
(765) 277-0395

Cap'n Bly's Guide Service
152 Hughes Road
Benton, KY 42025
(270) 354-5176

Fishing Hype Guide Service
80 South Will Eli Rd.
Kuttawa, KY 42055
(612) 889-2423

Craig Hipsher's Guide Service
586 Ridge Loop Rd
Aurora, KY 42025
(270) 354-5221

Kevin Frey's All-Pro Guide Service
Kevin Frey
Benton, KY 42025
(270) 354-8167

AAA Guide Service
96 Cedar Point Rd
Benton, KY 42025
(270) 205-2233

HandiCapable Guide Service
PO Box 421
Grand Rivers, KY 42045
(270) 362-0970

Precision Sonar
Randy Kuhens
Gilbertsville, KY 42044
(270) 703-6133

Weakley's Guide Service
Brad Weakley
Benton, KY 42025
(270) 354-9974

Fish-R-Us Guide Service
Rick Chidester
Cadiz, KY 42211
(270) 522-5919

Hog Heaven Guide Service
1355 Hammond Road
Farmington, KY 42040
(270) 978-2686

Scott Patton Fishing
PO Box 757
Paris, TN 38242
(731) 227-9499

Dan Dolack Guide Service
Dan Dolack
Murray, KY 42071
(270) 753-0919