Beech Fork Lake
Beech Fork Reservoir is a 720 acre US Army Corps of Engineers flood control impoundment on Beech Fork and Millers Fork of Twelvepole Creek in Wayne County. The lake is located 9 miles south of Huntington near the town of Lavalette. Beech Fork is accessible from Huntington by State Route 152.
The lake was constructed in 1978 by the US Army Corps of Engineers for flood control, recreation, and fish and wildlife. Boating is permitted however a 10 horsepower restriction is enforced at Beech Fork Lake. Camping is available at Beech Fork State Park located on Cabell County Route 43 and Wayne County Route 17 at the upper end the Beech Fork arm
Beech Fork Reservoir provides a warmwater fisheries for largemouth and spotted bass, hybrid striped bass, walleye, channel catfish and bluegill. Catchable sized trout are stocked in the tailwater monthly February through May.