Rough River Lake facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsRough River Lake
Rough River Lake near Leitchfield
|Location||Breckinridge / Grayson / Hardin counties, Kentucky, US|
|Primary inflows||Rough River|
|Primary outflows||Rough River|
|Basin countries||United States|
|Surface area||5,100 acres (21 km2)|
It was impounded from the Rough River in 1959 by the United States Army Corps of Engineers. Rough River Lake Dam is a 132-foot-high earthen dam impounding a maximum capacity of 334,400 acre-feet. It is the primary attraction of Rough River Dam State Resort Park.
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