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Nice Lake

The roads leading to this lake are crazy. However, if you are looking for isolation and peace and... read more

Reviewed August 1, 2018
smilesalot15
via mobile
Will visit again.

We drove up to the lake/dam area after visiting a relatives grave. We had two small children with... read more

Reviewed September 20, 2017
Heather G
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  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
1 Aug 2018
“Nice Lake”
20 Sep 2017
“Will visit again.”
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Mountain lake full of small game and fish.
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Buckhorn, KY 41721-8434
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Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

The roads leading to this lake are crazy. However, if you are looking for isolation and peace and quiet this would be the place for you. There’s a couple boat ramps, swimming area, kids play area, mini golf, and at least two picnic shelters.

Thank smilesalot15
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

We drove up to the lake/dam area after visiting a relatives grave. We had two small children with us ages 3&9 they absolutely loved the playground area below the dam. We will continue to visit everytime we are in town.

Thank Heather G
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful view when it's cleaned up after spring no cell reception though, lodge is pricey so don't eat there but worth the drive

Thank Venture256488
Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Step back in time and relax with beautiful views and a great pool and fun beach. This place is definitely dated but it did have flat screen tv. Small coffee maker and a gorgeous view of the lake and surrounding moutains. The pool was large...More

Thank kirsten673
Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the buckhorn campground right down from the dam. Kind of nervous about trying new places, especially ones like this that are way out there. Long story short...it's beautiful. Well taken care of. Clean bathhouse/restrooms. Very nice pads. Right next to the creek....More

Thank 1sierra5
Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

I just love this place, the view the calmness. Family centered place. My church has worship every year. Bring your chair and a book or fishing pole. The parade of boats is exciting too.

Thank Mrsjones930
Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

The top of the dam was beautiful! We talked to the people in the office, and they were so nice! They gave us a lot of information about the region, which was great because we weren't locals. They had recommendations about the nearby campground, but...More

Thank Kate S
Reviewed December 25, 2015

this is a great and peaceful place, covered by a beautiful garden. lot of rest places. ample parking without restrictions

Thank Inder S
Reviewed September 1, 2015

Rugs were wore out,new tvs and a great view. Comp. breakfast was not what I expected. The view was great .

Thank Chuck C
Reviewed July 27, 2015

it is amazing to visit a place like Buckhorn Lake. I was with my husband and we enjoyed riding through a boat in the lake and watched beautiful houses around the lake.

Thank Munaza K
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