Travelers are voting Martins Fork Lake as the best lake in Harlan County. There are 2 lakes near Kingsport a city just 37 km from Harlan County and 1 lake near Russellville which is 39 km distant. The most popular of these are Watauga Lake near Kingsport and Douglas Lake in Russellville. 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 Harlan County.