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Lakes & Rivers

With huge recreational lakes and thousands of miles of rivers and streams, Kentucky offers every kind of aquatic adventure. Cruise and fish on lovely lakes around the state. Enjoy effortless float trips on miles of smooth streams or find extreme adventure while river rafting on raging Kentucky whitewater. No matter how you enjoy the water, you’re sure to see some superb Kentucky scenery.

Find a full list of Kentucky whitewater rivers, relaxing streams and tranquil lakes below and click on each one for more information. You can also find gear rentals and guides on our Outfitters and Guides page. Start making your travel plans now!