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Birmingham Ferry/Smith Bay - LBL

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About This Campground

National Forest

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  • Drive In
    Park next to your campsite
  • Walk In
    Park in a lot, walk to your campsite
  • Hike In
    Hike a trail to your campsite
  • Boat In
    Boat to your campsite

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  • WiFi
  • Verizon
  • AT&T
  • T-Mobile

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Dispersed
  • Group


For Campers

  • ADA Access
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Phone Service
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires


5 Reviews of Birmingham Ferry/Smith Bay - LBL

Ratings Breakdown

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Kirstin A.
Reviewed Oct. 1, 2021

Pretty views/ Lake access

We camped in July ‘21. It was a nice stay! Great view of the lake and close to the boat ramp. A lot of sites right off the water, but they were taken when we went. There’s a place designated for fire wood collecting/splitting which is nice.

Lots of boats come to this cove. We kayak so it’s a…

  • access to the lake - dog friendly
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Site29 - I’m pretty sure
Month of VisitAugust
Kurt D.
Reviewed Jul. 30, 2021

Great spot!

Super easy to walk in. Ten dollar fee to camp. The place was empty on the Thursday afternoon we came in. Saw lots of deer right on Kentucky Lake, as well as a family of trash pandas. The sites were very dirty when we arrived (baby diapers and wipes scattered everywhere - eww), but we cleaned it up…

Month of VisitAugust
Reviewed Jun. 21, 2020

Great swimming and paddling access

We last visited BF during the 1st week of June. The lake water was so high that all of the really nice sandy beaches close by were covered. However. The paddling was fantastic, and the water was plenty warm for swimming. (Way warmer than my pool at home!) There were 5 other family groups spread…


Birmingham Ferry/Smith Bay - LBL is located in Kentucky


36.92200038 N
88.15400018 W

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Connection Details

We rate connection speeds from campers like you who submit speed tests with Field Reports.

  • Good- 10+Mbps

    Campers can make calls and send texts & emails, watch an HD movie, play multiplayer games, and more.

  • Fair- 3Mbps-10Mbps

    Campers can make calls, send texts & emails, video chat, stream video, and play online games.

  • Poor- 0Mbps-3Mbps

    Campers might be able check email, send texts, and make calls.

  • Available-

    Campers have been able to connect here but we don’t know the quality of the connection.

  • Unknown-

    Connectivity is not known for this campground.

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