Travelers are voting Shanty Hollow Lake, Barren River Lake and Metcalfe County Lake as the best of 20 lakes in Edmonson County. There are 1 lake near Scottsville a city just 32 km from Edmonson County and 1 lake near Franklin which is 40 km distant. The most popular of these are Barren River Lake near Scottsville and Briggs Lake in Franklin. You can find 39 lakes in Kentucky and 2105 lakes in the country of United States. Our members favorite in Kentucky is Cedar Creek Lake and Lake Superior is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of lakes in Edmonson County.