Rocky Point Marina

Junction SR 66 & SR 166
RR #1, Box 234
Cannelton, Indiana 47520
Phone: 1-812-548-0611

Sitting high on the hillside, overlooking the majestic Ohio River, Rocky Point Marina is an outdoor lover's paradise. Located at the mouth of Deer Creek and the great Ohio River, the fishing is proclaimed to be among the best throughout the United States.

When traveling to southern Indiana and Rocky Point you can be assured an adventure in outdoor living awaits you. If your forte is camping, be it with the comforts of home, electricity and water hookups, or primitive, camping "in the rough", the perfect spot awaits you. Not into camping? Rocky Point also has sleeping quarters available. For the convenience of those who travel the Ohio via houseboat or yacht, rocky Point also offers overnight docking with hookups.

The Point's boat ramps make your launching an easy task. Don't own a boat? Rocky Point Marina offers canoe rentals for that lazy afternoon drifting on the rippling waters of Deer Creek...an adventure you are sure to enjoy as you travel through the stick-ups and into miles of open waters, enjoying the scenic hillsides where the deer roam freely alongside the numerous wildlife common to southern Indiana.

Plan now for an outdoor adventure the whole family will enjoy. Visit Rocky Point Marina, just 36 miles south of Interstate 64 at the Tell City - Indiana Hwy 37 exit. Rocky Point Marina is located at the junction of Highways 66 and 166 where Deer Creek flows into the Ohio River.

  • Fishing - Bass, Crappie, Bluegill, Catfish
  • Two Large Launching Ramps
  • Bait & Tackle - Minor Boat Repairs
  • Camping by the Day, Week, Month or Year
    (Water and Electric Hook-up or Primitive)
  • Dump Station
  • Showers and Restroom Facilities
  • Sleeping Quarters
  • Boat Slip Rentals
  • Overnight Docking with Hook-ups
  • Groceries
  • Gas (Unleaded and Diesel)
  • Snack Bar
  • Canoe Rentals
  • Nature Trails
  • Hiking
  • Boating
  • Skiing
  • Bass Tournaments

Rocky Point's Location provides easy access to and from several metropolitan centers. From Rocky Point Marina to:

Owensboro 39 miles
Evansville 80 miles
Port of Leavenworth 54 miles
Louisville 110 miles

Fishing Map: Deer Creek Lake Empondment

River Mileage:
from Rocky Point to:

City At River Mile Distance
Cincinnati 471 247
Cairo 979 261
Cumberland River 923 205
Paducah 932 214
Wabash River 848 130

Map: Southern Indiana

Area's Finest Fishing:
Ohio River Embayments

Embayment from Rocky Point River Miles
Deer Creek (IN) 0 719
Millstone Creek (IN) 2 717
Clover Creek (KY) 8 711
Goehagan Creek (KY) 10 709
Bull Creek (KY) 11 708
Buck Creek (IN) 15 704
Bear Creek (IN) 16 703
Sinking Creek (KY) 18 701
Big Poison Creek (IN) 23 696
Yellowbank Creek (KY) 23 696
Oil Creek (IN) 28 691