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Brookville Lake

Brookville, IN
+1 812-212-5581
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Brookville Lake is just a short drive from Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky. If you have a boat... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jack C
Beautiful lake

We have our boat at Kent’s Harbor and we love it so much that we bought a camp site to spend the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Olivia R
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  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
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“bass” (4 reviews)
“walleye” (3 reviews)
“great place” (4 reviews)
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Brookville, IN
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+1 812-212-5581
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Brookville Lake is just a short drive from Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky. If you have a boat this is your lake to get to in about 60 minutes. lake is clean and families are friendly. Plenty of gas stations and stores around before you get...More

1  Thank Jack C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have our boat at Kent’s Harbor and we love it so much that we bought a camp site to spend the weekends there. The restaurant Ansley’s is amazing with fantastic views. Kent showed us personally how to maneuver our boat in and out of...More

Thank Olivia R
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Reviewed September 5, 2017

We regularly travel to Brookville Lake Indiana to boat. We travel about 90 minutes to get to this lake and feel it is well worth the drive. This past summer we vacationed at the lake for a week. There is a restaurant over looking the...More

6  Thank Alanc125
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Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

We made a day trip here from Cincinnati just to view the lake. We stopped at the dam first and walked down a steep gravel path to the lake. Just up the main road, there is an overlook. They also have a shelter there and...More

1  Thank Denise K
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Reviewed August 17, 2017

This is a great way to spend the day with someone special. We climbed one of the cuts in the road near the dam and searched for fossils first, which offered a nice view of the lake and boaters. After that we made our way...More

1  Thank Abby G
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Reviewed April 22, 2017

This 7 mile long Corp of Engineers impoundment has been a destination location since its impoundment in 1974. Questions have been raised occasionally about the solidity of the dam due to marshy ground below the earthwork but the Corp inspections have always found everything acceptable....More

5  Thank bassbum
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Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

Clean lake, excellent family time on the water. Great place to swim, boat,tubing,skiing. Stay and enjoy the sunset!

Thank Mark S
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Reviewed October 19, 2016

Awesome lake. Very very clean. Even when the parking lot is full of trucks & trailers, when you get on the lake you feel like you're the only one out there. It's huge!!! People are so respective. Love stopping to get gas and snacks. Fishing...More

1  Thank 888marcia
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Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

I have been going to Brookville reservoir since I was a kid. The camp ground is big, the beach is clean and also very large. Enjoy watching the boats on the lake. Good fishing, swimming, boating and camping.

1  Thank travelkid69
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Reviewed August 25, 2016

When weather permits this is a great place for taking pictures and sharing time together when celebrating special occasions

1  Thank Eleanora81
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sonjf
June 6, 2018|
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Response from Olivia R | Reviewed this property |
In the designated beach area there is
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Pedro1118
July 21, 2017|
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Response from bassbum | Reviewed this property |
Until you posed the question I was unaware of the advisory. I rarely fish there anymore during the Summer because of all the kids on jet skis. We have very hot weather now and have had for some weeks which has exacerbated... More
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