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Big Hill Lake

Big Hill Lake
Location Labette County, Kansas
Type Reservoir
Primary inflows Big Hill Creek
Primary outflows Big Hill Creek
Basin countries United States
Managing agency U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Surface area 1,240 acres (500 ha)
Settlements Cherryvale, Parsons, Mound Valley, Dennis
References [1]

Big Hill Lake is a body of water in Labette County, Kansas, United States. It is located 3.5 miles (5.6 km) east of Cherryvale and 9.5 miles (15.3 km) southwest of Parsons. The reservoir holds 1,240 acres (5.0 km²) of water, with 367 acres (1.49 km2) available for public use. Fishing, picnicking, boating, and a sandy beach swimming area are popular activities. The lake is operated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

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  1. ^ Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) details for Big Hill Dam; United States Geological Survey (USGS); October 13, 1978.

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