This 160,000-acre reservoir on the Tennessee River is the largest artificial lake by surface area in the United States east of the Mississippi River. With 2,064 miles of shoreline, it boasts many activities such as camping, hiking, fishing, boating, paddling and bird watching.
Continued management for quality bass and crappie fishing.
Continued stocking of Florida Largemouth bass.
Annual habitat management and improvements.
Created in 1944 by the Tennessee Valley Authority's impounding of the Tennessee River via Kentucky Dam for flood control and hydroelectric power
For rules and regulations, please visit TWRA.com