Warix Run Boat Ramp

Area Status: Open

Warix Run Boat Ramp is located on Cave Run Lake, on the Cumberland District.  

Cave Run Lake is nestled among the beautiful mountains of eastern Kentucky. Built for flood protection by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, this 8,270 lake provides flood protection to the lower Licking River valley and supplies water to area communities, improves water flow conditions on the Licking River, and offers habitat for many species of fish and wildlife. The lake is known for its excellent muskie fishing.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Accessible,Boat ramp,Toilets
Fees: $5/day; $7/3 day; $50 annual. A fee pass (hang tag or sticker) must be displayed inside vehicles parked at the boat ramp. Recreation Passes and Permits‚Äč
Information Center: Cumberland Office Contact Information

General Information


From I-64, take exit 133 and go south on KY 801. Proceed about 12 miles and turn right on Forest Service Road 1179. 


Parking is available near the boat ramp. 

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Boating - Motorized


Toilets: Toilets are available at the boat ramp.
Accessible: Toilets are accessible for persons with disabilities.
Boat ramp: Suitable for any light recreational boat.

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