943 Speas Mill Road
Cana, VA 24317
County owns this 55 acre flood control lake and the Virginia Department
of Game and Inland Fisheries maintains a public boat ramp. The
lake is stocked with large mouth bass, blue gill, sunfish, and
channel catfish. Bank fishing and small electric motorboats are
permitted. Also offered are handicap accessible barrier free boating
and fishing opportunities. Boat access, pier fishing, and picnic
shelters are all available. There is also a 1/2 mile walking trail.
Open year round.
Directions: From Hillsville, follow
Route 52 south for 12 miles, then turn left on Epworth Church
Road, and continue one mile to the entrance. The lake is below
the crest of the Blue Ridge and is near the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Map and Driving Directions
Opens: 7:00 AM
Closes: 10:00 PM
Carroll County Office of Tourism: (276) 730-3100