Fishtrap Lake State Park is a park located southeast of Pikeville, Kentucky in Pike County. Fishtrap Lake, the park's main feature, covers approximately 1,130 acres (460 ha).Pike County, which is the largest county in Kentucky in terms of land mass, was founded in 1821 and was named for General Zebulon Pike, the explorer who discovered Pikes Peak.If you would like to rent a deluxe fishing boat, ski boats or pontoon boat, Boulder Marine Center offers those rentals for you.They offer free pick up and delivery with a cabin rental at Fishtrap Resort. It is also the primary east–west roadway in the northern part of Southwest Virginia between Christiansburg and the Kentucky border; several miles near Bluefield pass through West Virginia. The portion improved under this system is unfinished between Grundy, Virginia and Pikeville. It is a major thoroughfare through southern Hampton Roads and connects the area to Petersburg. US 460 is paired with US 221 between Bedford and Roanoke and with US 11 between Salem and Christiansburg.Established in 2003 The impoundment of the waters of the Levisa Fork of the Big Sandy River in 1969 provided Kentucky with one of its best fishing lakes.
Throughout it’s length, the Big Sandy forms the boundary line between Kentucky and West Virginia.Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! Persons wanting to reserve a group picnic shelter for the 2006 recreation season in the Dam Site and Grapevine Recreation Areas, at Fishtrap Lake, can do so by calling a toll free number 877-444-6777 or visiting It passes through the states of Virginia, West Virginia, and to Frankfort, Kentucky, the state capital.It is a winding two-lane highway with no shoulders and intersects US 62 and I-75 at Georgetown.