Lovill's Creek Lake Recreation Area

Peaceful View of Lovill's Creek Lake
Peaceful View of Lovill's Creek Lake
Address
943 Speas Mill Road
Cana, VA 24317
Region Blue Ridge Highlands
Locality Carroll
Phone: (276) 730-3100
Email Tourism@VisitVirginiaBlueRidgeMountains.com
Website www.dgif.state.va.us/fishing/lakes/lovills_creek_lake

Carroll County owns this 55 acre flood control lake and the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries maintains a public boat ramp.

The lake is stocked with large mouth bass, blue gill, sunfish, and channel catfish. Bank fishing and small electric motorboats are permitted. Also offered are handicap accessible barrier free boating and fishing opportunities. Boat access, pier fishing, and picnic shelters are all available.

There is also a 1/2 mile walking trail. Open year round. To reach the site from Hillsville, follow Route 52 south for 12 miles, then turn left on Epworth Church Road, and continue one mile to the entrance.

The lake is below the crest of the Blue Ridge and is near the Blue Ridge Parkway.



Categories:
  • Fishing

Last Updated: 2/17/2012 5:28 PM
  • Virginia Culinary Challenge

    Culinary Challenge 2015 logo

    March kicks off the Virginia is for Lovers Culinary Challenge for 2015. Restaurants, locals and visitors nominated their favorite entrée. Vote now for your favorite!

    Vote Now
  • Get the Virginia Travel Guide

    2015 Travel Guide promo

    Order your Free Virginia Travel Guide.

     Order now button 

  • Travel Updates

    What's going on around Virginia? Subscribe to the Virginia eNews.

    Subscribe