John Flannagan Dam and Reservoir

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.