Lake Pee Wee

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placeLake Pee Wee Road, Madisonville, KY 42431


Lake Pee Wee is a 360-acre lake in the heart of Madisonville. Enjoy fishing, kayaking, and canoeing. Boat access is via a ramp off of Tucker Schoolhouse Road, while canoes and kayaks can use the free launch at Mahr Park Arboretum.

Boats are allowed on the lake from 30 minutes before sunrise to 30 minutes after sunset daily. NO boats with a gasoline motor are allowed on the lake, as it serves as the city’s water supply. No fishing is allowed near the intake at Lake Pee Wee, which is identified as the concrete structure, and boaters are not allowed to tie off to the intake. Fishing is not allowed off the dam, but boats near the dam are allowed to fish.