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Beautiful lake with hiking/ biking trail

This lake is quite pretty. The chair lifts take you right down to the bottom where the Boathouse... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
Marcia T
Greer, South Carolina
Nice escape from the heat, we drove and didn't take the lift

We drove to the lake - a bit of a dusty road, but nothing crazy. The lake/swimming area that is... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2018
Jennifer E
Uniontown, Ohio
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

This lake is quite pretty. The chair lifts take you right down to the bottom where the Boathouse is. Nice deck overlooking the lake here. The lake has all sorts of activities and a nice sand beach. Kayaks and peddleboats here. The hiking path is...More

Thank Marcia T
Reviewed 1 July 2018

We drove to the lake - a bit of a dusty road, but nothing crazy. The lake/swimming area that is roped off is pretty small, but there is a huge area with inflatables that looked super fun. The "beach" area was quiet and thankfully not...More

Thank Jennifer E
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Good for kids, nice lake, could use a walkway around the lake. I liked the hammocks under the shade trees. if you don't take the lift down to the lake your car will be covered with dust from the gravel road.

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Reviewed 28 September 2017

We rode the lift down to Shavers Lake. It is so pretty down there. It looks like a beach. You can do all kind of fun activities there. We then rode back up and rode another lift. We were actually leaf peeping. It was a...More

Thank Kellie D
Reviewed 12 September 2017

They have all kind of water sports at the lake, canoes, kayaks, stand up paddle boards, and a family friendly water confidence course.

Thank pjfine
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Take the time to ride down the mountain, its a beautiful view from all lifts ... The lake at the bottom is a nice place to eat or have a cold drink

Thank Softailinit4
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The lift ride is really nice and peaceful - definitely a "must do." What's nice is you can keep taking it if you'd like. The lake is your typical mountain lake with "brown" water. Some recreational items and a relatively small beach. The lift is...More

Thank Jim L
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This is a must do if you are in the village! We could see for miles and even passed over a momma deer with her twins. It's a little pricey but WELL worth it!

Thank MandyS2979
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We all traveled from the top to the lake below. Some folks in our group had never been on a chair lift. Staff were great.

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 8 August 2016

What a relaxing place to take the whole family. They have water and non water activities not to mention the view on the way down on the ski lift. Paddleboards, kayaks and canoes are all free with the passes and a large inflatable area for...More

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26 July 2016|
Response from Donna H | Reviewed this property |
The cost of the lift is included in either a day pass (I do not know what that is) or, if you are staying at the resort, they charge a resort fee per day - the lift is included in that. Not sure what it is in September, our... More