Travelers are voting Martins Fork Lake as the best lake in Harlan County. There are 4 lakes near Norton a city just 32 km from Harlan County and 3 lakes near Buckhorn which is 33 km distant. The most popular of these are North Fork Pound Reservoir near Norton and Panbowl Lake in Buckhorn. You can find 39 lakes in Kentucky and 2098 lakes in the country of United States. Our members favorite in Kentucky is Chenoa Lake and Lake Superior is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of lakes in Harlan County.