Big Cherry Reservoir505 E 5th St S, Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
Big Stone Gap
This 2200 acre park features a 250 acre lake. Fishermen can catch a variety of fish including Bass, Trout, and Muskie. Seasonally, hunting is permitted. Those persons wishing to participate in these activities must purchase a Big Cherry Use Permit at the Town Hall. Big Cherry Reservoir is accessible by four-wheel drive vehicle only.
GPS: 36.844134, -82.668171
Big Cherry Reservoir rests amid a magnificent mountain basin, with elevations (above sea level) varying from 3000 feet downstream of Big Cherry Dam, to 4223 feet at its head of High Knob.
Big Cherry is one of 5 managed lakes on this mountain top.