Dale Hollow Lake,
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Dale Hollow Lake is a picturesque lake located north of interstate 40 on the Kentucky / Tennessee border. The Dale Hollow dam is near the town of Celina Tennessee and the lake is in part of three counties in Tennessee, Clay , Over ton, and Pickett and two counties in Kentucky, Clinton and Cumberland. The  largest part of the 52,542 acres ( 27,700 water & 24842 land) is located in Clay County Tennessee.
The Dale Hollow Lake area offers the opportunity for many other activities other than fishing. There are several other water sports including swimming, water skiing, boating, and deep water skin diving just to mention a few. You will also find camping, recreational trails, or  you can just relax and enjoy the beautiful scenery. If you are wanting to visit the area we suggest you take a look at  The Country Touch or "Lake Times News" for the latest area changes. The lake receives some 4 million visitors a year.There are several Boat Docks, Marinas and Resorts in the area as well as some very good dining establishments. These people are dedicated to making your stay at Dale Hollow a memorable one.

Into Fishing

Dale Hollow is a deep cold water lake that offers the angler plenty of challenges. It contains several species of sport fish and is known for some record catches. The world record small mouth Bass came out of Dale Hollow. The lake also boasts of lake trout in excess of 15 pounds. Fishing regulations may vary between Kentucky and Tennessee depending on which part of the lake you are fishing in. So check with the Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife Resources or the Tennessee
Wildlife Resources Agency to be sure before fishing

Members of the local Bass club can give you up to date fishing  conditions and information for the areas waters. or:
Corps of Engineers web site

 for information
Friends of Dale Hollow
P.O. Box 706
Celina, Tennessee 385551
(931) 931-243-2161 or E-mail

Clay County Partnership / Chamber of Commerce 
P.O. Box 769
Celina, Tennessee  38551 
931- 243-3338