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Martins Fork Lake, Smith

4.3
#56 of 59 in Nature in Kentucky
Martins Fork Lake is a 340acre reservoir in Harlan County, Kentucky. The lake was impounded from the Martin's Fork in 1979 by the United States Army Corps of Engineers. It is named for James Martin, an early pioneer in the area.
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Martins Fork Lake Reviews

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4.5
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  • Just a small flood control lake with a nice beach, but less than fair fishing, No boat dock, or facilities. There are many other things to see and do in the area. Best ATV country in the East, many...  more »
  • This is definitely a place you want to stop at. It is a beautiful drive to get there. We saw lots of families having picnics and people at the beach.  more »
  • Beautiful scenery. Beach was clean. Visitors were having a ball!! One of the best kept secrets in Harlan County.  more »
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  • Great place to take the family for a day in the sun and lake. Great sandy beach with buoy designated swimming and boating areas, volley ball court, basketball court, playground equipment, picnic pavilions and plenty of room to fish.
  • Good place to go and relax
  • Fantastic place.... I will be going back....
  • Such a beautiful place to camp, fish and swim
  • Beautiful lake!

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