Big Cherry Lake

Enjoy kayaking, fishing and hiking at this beautiful mountain lake amidst the forest on Powell Mountain.

Big Cherry Reservoir rests amid a magnificent mountain basin, with elevations  above sea level, varying from 3000 feet, downstream of Big Cherry Dam, to 4223 feet at its head on High Knob.
Big Cherry is one of 5 managed lakes on this mountain top:
Lake Elevation ( above sea level in feet ) Big Cherry Lake…3120

GPS: 36.844134, -82668171


Big Cherry Reservoir, Virginia 24219


(276) 523-2303