Lake Barkley was named for former Vice-President Alben Barkley. Land Between the Lakes (US Forest Service) and Fort Donelson National Military Park are on Lake Barkley?s western shore.
From Louisville, south on I-65 to Western Kentucky Parkway, 13 miles west on US 62 through Eddyville.
200 Barkley Dam Overlook Grand Rivers, KY 42045-0218
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