Travelers are voting Grayson Lake and Greenbo Lake as the best lakes in Carter County. There are 1 lake near Winchester a city just 151 km from Carter County and 1 lake near Jackson which is 125 km distant. The most popular of these are Cowan Lake near Winchester and Lake Snowden in Jackson. You can find 39 lakes in Kentucky and 2108 lakes in the country of United States. Our members favorite in Kentucky is Paintsville Lake and Lake Superior is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of lakes in Carter County.