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Lake Barkley and Kentucky Lake Communities

A Community matched by no other.... 
Come see why the Kentucky Lake Region is called "Heaven on Earth".  Our local communities flow with good ole' southern hospitality.  The people in Western Kentucky enjoy a life of beautiful surroundings, an abundance of recreational water, the best educational systems, and a friendly, relaxed atmosphere.  What more could anyone want?  Families, friends and good times....that's what we enjoy.

Kentucky Communities


Benton/Marshall County
Principle City: Benton (15 miles from Kentucky Lake)
Other Communities: Calvert City, Aurora, Gilbertsville, Draffenville, Hardin
Lake Locations: Kentucky Dam, Sledd Creek, Bear Creek, Malcolm Creek, Jonathan Creek, Shawnee Bay
See also:
Marshall Co. Tourist Commission

Murray/Calloway County
Principle City: Murray (15 miles from Kentucky Lake)
Other Communities: Hazel, New Concord
Lake Locations: Blood River, Cypress Bay, Anderson Creek, Snipe Creek, Wildcat Creek, Ledbetter Bay

Grand River/Livingston County
Principle City: Grand Rivers ( On Kentucky Lake & Lake Barkley
Other Communities:Lake City,Smithland
Lake Locations: Kentucky Dam, Barkley Dam

Eddyville/Lyon County
Principle City: Eddyville (2 miles from Lake Barkley)
Other Communities: Kuttawa, Suwanee
Lake Locations: Barkley Dam, Eddy Creek, Poplar Creek
See also:
Lake Barkley Tourism
Lyon County Chamber of Commerce

McCracken County
Paducah

Cadiz/Trigg County, KY
Principle City: Cadiz (8 miles from Lake Barkley)
Other Communities: Canton, Linton
Lake Locations: Little River, Dry Creek
See also: Cadiz Tourist Commission

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Tennessee Communities



Benton County
Camden

Paris/Henry County, TN
Principle City: Paris (17 miles from Kentucky Lake)
Other Communities: Paris Landing, Buchanan, Springville, Puryear
Lake Locations: Big Sandy River, Cypress Bay, Eagle Creek

Houston County
McKinnon

Humphreys County
New Johnsonville

Dover/Stewart County, TN
Principle City: Dover (on Lake Barkley; 15 miles from Kentucky Lake)
Other Communities: Bumpus Mills, Big Rock, Cumberland City, Indian Mound, Ft. Donelson (historic)
Lake Locations: Ledbetter Bay, Hurricane Creek, Bass Bay

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Here are the local tourism organizations that can answer your questions and send you information on the Lakes Region.
Cadiz Tourist Commission
Grand Rivers Tourism
Jonathan Creek-Aurora Action Committee
Kentucky's Western Waterland
Marshall County Tourist Commission
Land Between The Lakes

Marion Kentucky Tourism