Lake Keokee Day Use Area

Area Status: Open

Visitors to Lake Keokee Day Use Area enjoy a universally accessible fishing trail and pier.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: This site is open for recreation, however the restrooms are temporarily shut down.
Operational Hours: 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m
Fees: No Fee
Open Season: Open year round
Closest Towns: Appalachia, VA
Water: No drinking water available
Restroom: Vault toilets
Operated By: Clinch Ranger District: (276) 679-8370

General Information

Directions: From Kingsport, TN: Follow US 23 North to Big Stone Gap, VA. Take the second Big Stone Gap exit and make a left onto 610. Follow 610 to the first traffic light and make a right on East 5th Street (North Business 23). Follow for 2.6 miles and turn left onto Inman road (68 West). Follow for 7.5 and turn left onto VA623. In 1/2 mile make another left onto VA 876. VA 876 goes straight to the lake in 8/10ths of a mile.

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Lake and Pond Fishing

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Reservation Info No Reservations Required

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