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Fayette County
Boley Lake

  Lake  Boley Lake 

  Acres  18 

  Directions  Boley Lake is an 18-acre impoundment located in Babcock State Park near Clifftop in Fayette County. It is 4 miles south of Hilton Village on U. S. Route 60 via WV 41. 

  Description  The lake was built in 1965 with a maximum depth of 25 feet and an average depth of 12 feet. Boat rental is available at the lake and a nominal fee is charged to launch private boats. Electric motors only are allowed. A trail surrounding the entire lake provides bank fishing access. The use of live minnows is prohibited and only registered campers may fish at night. A campground is located in the park with 40 trailer and tent camping sites rented on a first come, first served basis. The camping season runs from May 1 to October 15. A total of 26 vacation cabins are also available. 

  Fishery  Boley Lake provides a warmwater fishery for largemouth bass and bluegill. Trout are stocked monthly from January through April each year. 

  National Forest  National Forest Stamp is not required 

  Boating  No motor boats allowed 

  Camping  Camping permit required from area manager 

  Spring Trout  Stocked once each month February through May 

  Fall Trout  Does not receive Fall trout stocking 

  Live Minnows  Live minnows may not be used as bait 

  Night Fishing  Night fishing by registered campers only 

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