Fishtrap Lake State Park

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Fishtrap Lake State Park
Fishtrap Lake snow.jpg
Fishtrap Lake and dam during a winter storm
Fishtrap Lake State Park is located in Kentucky
Fishtrap Lake State Park
Location in Kentucky
Type Kentucky state park
Location Pike County, Kentucky[1]
Coordinates 37°26′06″N 82°25′10″W / 37.43500°N 82.41944°W / 37.43500; -82.41944Coordinates: 37°26′06″N 82°25′10″W / 37.43500°N 82.41944°W / 37.43500; -82.41944
Area 300 acres (120 ha)[2]
Created 2003
Operated by Kentucky Department of Parks
Open Year-round
Fishtrap Lake State Park Official website

Fishtrap Lake State Park is a park located southeast of Pikeville, Kentucky in Pike County. The park opened to the public in 2003. Fishtrap Lake, the park's main feature, covers approximately 1,130 acres (460 ha).[3]


  1. ^ "Fishtrap Lake State Park". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ Susan Reigler, Pam Spaulding (2009). "Eastern Kentucky Parks". The Complete Guide to Kentucky State Parks. Lexington, Kentucky: The University Press of Kentucky. ISBN 0-8131-9208-0.  Retrieved on 2010-11-23
  3. ^ "Fishtrap Lake State Park". Kentucky Department of Parks. Retrieved August 26, 2013.