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University of Kentucky Official Athletic Site

Date: 2/14/2015 8:00:08 AM

The Kentucky swimming and diving continued its preseason training this past weekend with its annual Cave Run Lake swim. The Wildcats gathered on Saturday, Sept. 17, at Cave Run Lake in eastern Kentucky for hiking, running and swimming exercises. UK

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Larry Neil Lambert

Journal Times

Date: 2/12/2015 7:51:00 AM

He enjoyed riding his Harley Davidson and boating on Cave Run Lake. Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 13, 2015, at Northcutt & Son Home for Funerals Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Jeff Fannin and the Rev. Allan Hutchinson officiating

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MSU student falls from Lockegee

Morehead News

Date: 2/9/2015 2:12:00 PM

Lockegee is among the highest peaks in the northern area of the Daniel Boone National Forest. It is located near Cave Run Lake off Clack Mountain Road between KY 801 and KY 1274. The MFD was assisted by Route 377 Fire Department, Farmers Fire Department

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Lorenz named forest supervisor

Morehead News

Date: 1/26/2015 3:14:00 PM

He will take over for Frank Beum on Jan. 25. His new responsibilities include oversight of the Cumberland Ranger District which is headquartered at Cave Run Lake. Lorenz began his career as a volunteer at Chugach National Forest in 1979 after graduating

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Ted Peck: Hunters searching for ducks to hunt

Walworth County Today

Date: 1/11/2015 5:00:00 AM

Cave Run Lake is just more than a two-hour drive from southern Illinois to Kentucky. Muskie fishing there rivals our best Wisconsin waters. Lake Guntersville in northern Alabama is just a three-hour drive beyond that. Guntersville is one of the south's top

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• River: Middle Fork Licking River
• Surface Area: 8,270 Acres
Cave Run Lake, located south of Morehead, Kentucky, USA along Kentucky Route 801, is an 8,270-acre, reservoir built by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The 148 ft, half-mile dam (and outlet works) construction began in 1965 and was completed in 1973. Cave Run Lake is in the northern part of the Daniel Boone National Forest. Cave Run Lake provides flood protection to the lower Licking River valley, supplies water to the area's communities, improves the Licking River's water flow conditions, and offers a habitat for various species of fish and wildlife. It is in Rowan, Morgan, Menifee, and Bath counties.

The largest muskie ever caught in Kentucky (47 lb.) was caught in Cave Run Lake.

The lake also provides various other recreational activities (swimming, boating & sailing, canoe and kayak, jet skiing, camping, hiking, well known for Mountain Bike trails, etc.)

There are two marinas that serve the lake, Scott's Creek Marina and Long Bow Marina.

Zilpo Road A scenic byway, is one road which provides access to the Bath County side of Cave Run Lake and is usually accessible throughout the year. The byway provides access to pioneer weapons hunting areas, a campground, and numerous hiking trails.
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