Guide To Fishing At W Kerr Scott Reservoir
AKA: Kerr Scott Lake
What to fish for...
Fishing for largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, spotted bass, channel catfish, blue catfish, black crappie, white crappie, bluegill, white bass, striped bass and tiger muskie at W Kerr Scott Reservoir in North Carolina.
Big enough for you to find your own fishing spot, yet small enough to feel like you can get to know the lake, Kerr Scott Reservoir is a great fishing destination. This is a 1,475-acre lake located in the north-central part of the state. Easy access and lots of amenities are at your pleasure to enhance a day of fishing or an extended family vacation. There is a nice variety of fish species to fulfill most angler's preferences. Bass, stripers,crappie, catfish and tiger muskie all fare well enough to provide acclaim for this bountiful fishing lake. Campgrounds, marinas, public boat launches and boat rentals make your stay worry free!
Primary fish species residing in Kerr Scott Reservoir
Click images for fishing tips and details about each species.
W Kerr Scott Reservoir Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: NEARBY
Bait & Tackle: YES
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Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Smithey's Creek Park Boat Ramp
Located in the park, mid lake on the north side of the lake, this is a one-lane, concrete launch ramp with a dock and plenty of paved parking.
Click here for a North Carolina Fishing License.
Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Bandit's Roost Park Campground - 336 921-3190
Boomer Park Shelter Campground - 336 921-3390
Warrior Creek Campground - 336 921-2177
Dam Site Shelter Campground - 336 921-3390
Kerr Scott Reservoir NC Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Kerr Scott Reservoir
Wilkesboro, NC 28697
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Kerr Scott Reservoir in North Carolina.
General Fishing Info
Bass, stripers and tiger muskie fishing in north-central NC.