Lake Cumberland Ranks #2 In Mom-Approved Place To Fish And Boat In The Nation

Posted at 2:04 PM, Aug 07, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-07 14:04:16-04

(LEX 18) Lake Cumberland has been named one of the Top 10 Mom-Approved Places to fish and boat nationwide. 

Nearly 32,000 votes came in from all 50 states to find the Top 10.

The list was made for moms, by moms, and facilitated by the Recreational Boating and Fishing Foundation and its brands Take Me Fishing and Vamos A Pescar. 

Each top 10 Mom-Approved Place features family-friendly amenities such as play areas, easy parking, and picnic facilities. There is safe water and boat access at each location.

The full Top 10 list can be found below:


  1. Alaska – Eklutna Tailrace
  2. Kentucky – Lake Cumberland
  3. Nebraska – Lake Ogallala
  4. Florida – Lake Piney Z
  5. West Virginia – Little Beaver Lake
  6. Arizona – Lake Havasu
  7. Iowa – Backbone State Park
  8. California – Yosemite National Park
  9. Hawaii – Poka’i Bay
  10. Louisiana – Grand Isle State Park