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Paintsville Lake


With steep cliffs and wooded coves along the shoreline, this lake provides 1,140 acres of boating, skiing and fishing pleasure.

After a day on the lake, relax in the campground, featuring 32 developed sites with restrooms, showers, laundry and sewer hookups. A full-service marina is located near the campground, offering rental houseboats, pontoons and fishing boats.

Fishing & Boating


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Paintsville Lake's full service marina offers docking and launching facilities, a fishing pier, rental houseboats, pontoons and fishing boats, marine and fishing supplies, a restaurant and catering service. Open year round. Call 606-297-5253.

Hours of Operation

Park Grounds
Open all year.

Open year-round.

Paintsville Lake State Park
1551 KY 2275
Staffordsville, KY 41256
Phone: (606) 297-8486
Park Manager: David Riley

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