Philpott Lake


Lake Level
973.88 FEET
Full Pool: 974.0
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Philpott Lake Bassett, Virginia

Date: 5/22/2017 3:15:54 PM

It may be winter time but Henry County Parks & Recreation is looking forward to spring time, so visitors can enjoy the beautiful Philpott Lake and the brand new Philpott Marina. Come out Sunday, February 16th for the Philpott Marina Open House and start

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First-time floaters

Franklin News Post

Date: 5/15/2017 6:02:00 AM

The plan was to test the children’s skills in the easy open waters of Philpott Lake in April, according to Callaway Physical Education Teacher Shaun Fralin, but the trip was cancelled due to cold, nasty weather. “We kind of got our backs against the

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Date: 5/13/2017 1:56:07 AM

Philpott Park is nestled on the shores of Philpott Lake in the rugged foothills of Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains. The clear water and natural shoreline make Philpott Lake a unique place for visitors to enjoy boating, fishing, hiking, picnicking and camping

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Stroller: Forest School coming, blood drive next month

Martinsville Bulletin

Date: 5/10/2017 11:21:00 PM

The Dan River Basin Association will hold its Forest School program at Philpott Lake on May 20 from 8:30 a.m. to noon. Forest School is a mini environmental education program for children between the ages of 3-6 and their parents to get outdoors and spend

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Pleasant VIew Drive Patrick Springs, VA 24133

Date: 5/8/2017 5:00:00 PM

Hughes Net Internet Available. Also, Dish or DirecTV. Garden Spot. Abundant wildlife - Hunting. 15 minutes to Fairystone State Park and Philpott Lake. 15 minutes to Stuart, VA. 20 minutes to Martinsville, VA. 50 minutes to Mt. Airy, NC

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• Length: 110 Miles
• Surface Area: 2,880 Acres
Philpott Lake is a reservoir in the U.S. state of Virginia. It is impounded by Philpott Dam.
The lake is at an elevation of 974 feet, covers an area of 2,880 acres and has a shoreline length of 110 miles at elevation 985 feet, msl. Philpott Lake extends into Franklin, Henry, and Patrick counties, Virginia, USA.
The lake and Philpott Dam were created to control flooding along the Smith River, to generate hydroelectric power, and to provide recreational activities at Fairy Stone State Park. Construction on Philpott Dam began in 1948 and was completed in 1952.
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