Resort & RV Park
- Our area of the lake has some of the best fishing Norfork Lake
offers. The lake supports largemouth, smallmouth, Kentucky, white, and
striped bass, crappie and walleye, blue channel and flathead catfish,
bluegill, and sunfish. Norfork Lake stripers typically run 8 to 14
pounds. Stripers and catfish over 25 pounds are not unusual. Three to 5
pound bass are relatively common. The kids love catching crappie and
bluegill from our dock.
Island & The Beaches
- Norfork Lake's only white sand
beaches are 5 minutes away from our resort by boat. The beaches are a
favorite place for vacationers to beach their boats, swim, picnic,
fish, sun, and build sand castles. Bonfires are a normal happening on
the weekends. Hop into your boat (or rent one of ours) and join the fun!
- This area of Norfork Lake is famous for scuba diving.
Jordan Marina, 1/2 mile away by water, has a PADI certified scuba shop
with equipment sales, air, service and rentals. They also have maps
detailing locations of 29 underwater attractions that are nearby. The
underwater visibility is excellent for scuba diving which also makes
for good spear fishing. Ask us about a dive site map detailing
locations of 29 underwater attractions that are nearby.
Tubing, Canoeing, and Kayaking - The North Fork River is a main tributary to Norfork Lake. The river
is spring fed, always crystal clear and is perfect for canoes and
kayaks, alternating between swift currents and
quiet waters. The wildlife is abundant and the scenery is breathtaking.
Ask us about local outfitters for equipment rental and float trips.
to Hand Cove Resort for the best of Norfork Lake Fishing, Cabins
Rentals, Camping, Rental Boats, Campgrounds, Sand Island and Beach,
Scuba Diving, Jet Ski, Caves, Cliff Jumping, North Fork River Floating,
Buffalo National River Floating, on Norfork Lake near Mountain Home
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