Cave Run Lake
Current Temperature:
No data Available KSME°
Est Water Temperature:
45° (What's This)
Barometric Pressure:
No data Available
Wind Speed:
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Cave Run Lake
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Welcome to FishingNotes.com Cave Run Lake fishing report page. Here you will find all the information you need to make the best decisions for today's fishing. Current weather including air temperature, barometric pressure, wind speed and direction are continuously updated throughout the day. Cave Run Lake water temperature is one of the vital statistics included on this page. We also include the moon phase as full and new moons are generally better fishing times. Help in choosing what time to hit the water with daily sunrise and sunset times plus moon rise and moon set times. We would love to hear how your fishing trip went, feel free to share your days success on the community report page. Good luck and we hope you catch a full bag today!
State:
Kentucky
Latitude:
38.036404
Maximum Depth (ft):
65
County:
Menifee
Longitude:
-83.453521
Normal Elevation (ft):
730
Inpoundment Type:
Reservoir
Water Clarity:
0-1 ft
Boat Access:
Paved Ramps
Surface Area (acres):
8270
Water Temp Factors:
Boat Limits:
No Restrictions
Lake Management:
Army Corps
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Register

Guest
2013-03-25
Species: Largemouth Bass
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature: 42
Cold and overcast morning. Water temp 41.5 degrees in Caney Creek cove. Water level was up some. Marked scattered fish deep16-18 feet. Marked more around timber at varying depths. No luck working suspending jerkbaits at different retrieves, jigs, jigs with trailers, and spinner baits.
Cave Run Lake Largemouth Bass Rating:
3
Cave Run Lake Largemouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- plastic worms
Largemouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
With Cave Run Lake at 45 degree water temperature this is a great time to get out on the water and try hitting some deeper primary and secondary points. Largemouth bass will be feeding at this water temperature but will be much harder to catch. On Sunny warm afternoons its a great time to throw a crank bait, jigs or slow roll a spinnerbait at 5-10 foot on sunny points and drops off of sunny flats. Largemouth Bass will move into warm water on warm sunny days.
Cave Run Lake Smallmouth Bass Rating:
2.5
Cave Run Lake Smallmouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Smallmouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Smallmouth bass fishing is going to be slow with the water temperature at 45 degrees. It's time to fish deep and slow. Try some deep primary points, drop offs, and old river channels with rocks. Jigs, plastics and deep jerk baits will be your best bet to boat a smallmouth.
Cave Run Lake Crappie Rating:
3.5
Cave Run Lake Crappie Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- excellent crappie lake!!! great fishing spots all around the lake.
Crappie Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Cave Run Lake Walleye Rating:
2.5
Cave Run Lake Walleye Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- There is no Walleye on this lake, I have been a guide on this lake and continue to report on this lake

Chris "The Trimmer" Erwin
kentuckyAngling.com
Walleye Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Cave Run Lake Catfish Rating:
3.5
Cave Run Lake Catfish Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- Patience will catch you alot of cats
Catfish Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The catfish family comprises of blue catfish, flathead catfish and channel catfish. Since catfish are warm water fish, they arenít going to be very active in this water temperature. They will still be feeding, but catfish will only be found very deep and feeding very slowly. Your best bet is give some of the more active fish species in your lake a shot until the cats are active again.
Cave Run Lake Spotted Bass Rating:
3
Cave Run Lake Spotted Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Spotted Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Spotted bass fishing is going to be slow with the water temperature down this low. It's time to fish deep and slow. Try some deep primary points, drop offs, and old river channels with rocks. Jigs, plastics and deep jerk baits will be your best bet to boat a Spotted.
Cave Run Lake White Bass Rating:
3.5
Cave Run Lake White Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- use sr7 shad raps and deep running crank bait and solid shite super flukes !
White Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Cave Run Lake Striped Bass Rating:
3.5
Cave Run Lake Striped Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Striped Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):

Current Lunar Fishing Tip:

The affects of the moon on freshwater fish and game are at a minimum right now. There will be another full moon coming up here in a few days. The fisherman should never use this as an excuse to not get on the water. The affects of the moon can only enhance the outcome of a day's fishing not decrease potential catch for today. On days without the new or full moon, all other factors including weather, barometric pressure, wind and cloud cover will make up today's equation for success.

Sunrise:

08:43 EST

Sunset:

18:11 EST

Moon Phase:


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