Yatesville Lake State Park

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Yatesville Lake State Park
Kentucky State Park
Yatesville Lake.jpg
Aerial view of Yatesville Lake State Park
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Lawrence
Elevation 778 ft (237 m) [1]
Coordinates 38°05′06″N 82°41′11″W / 38.08500°N 82.68639°W / 38.08500; -82.68639Coordinates: 38°05′06″N 82°41′11″W / 38.08500°N 82.68639°W / 38.08500; -82.68639 [1]
Established 1992 [2]
Management Kentucky Department of Parks
Yatesville Lake State Park is located in Kentucky
Yatesville Lake State Park
Location in Kentucky
Website: Yatesville Lake State Park

Yatesville Lake State Park in Kentucky is a recreational facility in the eastern part of the commonwealth, close to the town of Louisa, Kentucky in Lawrence County. The park occupies a peninsula on Yatesville Lake, an impoundment of Blaine Creek that covers 2,300 acres (930 ha), has three islands, and averages 40 feet in depth.[2] The park features an 18-hole golf course, boating, fishing and swimming, campsites, and hiking trails.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Yatesville Lake State Park". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ a b "History". Yatesville Lake State Park. Kentucky Department of Parks. Retrieved September 12, 2013. 

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