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John Flannagan Dam

John Flannagan Dam

Location Overview

Located in a rugged, wooded Cumberland Mountain setting, this V-shaped 1,145 acre reservoir stores waters of the Cranesnest and Pound Rivers: this is some of America's cleanest and clearest water (some spots, visibility of 40+ feet). The reservoir provides flood control, low-flow augmentation, fish and wildlife enhancement, water supply and recreation, including: picnicking, camping, swimming, fishing motor boating, water-skiing, marina, launch ramps, hiking, hunting, whitewater rafting and a visitor center.
  • Launch Point
  • Free Parking
  • Seasonal Bathrooms
  • Drinking Water
  • Boat Ramp
  • Campsites
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Picnic Tables

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