356 acre reservoir, borders I-75 S, fish sopecies include bass, crappie, catfish, panfish, carp and bullhead
The small reservoir sits right along side one of Kentucky's most traveled interstates. The dam at Lake Linville is a highway fill embankment that borders I-75 South in Rockcastle County. Completed in 1968 the lake has a boat launching ramp and a boat dock. There is a good population of different fish in the lake and fishing is the most popular form of recreation on Lake Linville. Lake Linville is also a popular place for paddlers to enjoy a relaxing flat water trip. Right outside of Renfro Valley, famous for its musical entertainment, Lake Linville remains one of the areas most popular outdoor destinations.