Nortonville Lake

Nortonville Lake Photo


High St
Nortonville KY 42442

Nortonville Lake is on Drakes Creek in Hopkins County, Kentucky and is used for recreation purposes, such as fishing. Kayaks, canoes, and non-gasoline motor boats are welcome on the lake. There is boat ramp access via High Street. 

Nortonville Lake is man-made and was built in 1940. It has a normal surface area of 20 acres. Nortonville Lake Dam is of earthen construction. Its height is 17 feet with a length of 700 feet. Its capacity is 250 acre feet. Normal storage is 150 acre feet. It drains an area of 0.26 square miles.