Chatuge Lake

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Lake Chatuge
Lake chatuge sign.jpg
Fishermen on Lake Chatuge with Appalachian Mountains in background.
Location United States
Coordinates 34°59′28″N 83°47′06″W / 34.991°N 83.785°W / 34.991; -83.785Coordinates: 34°59′28″N 83°47′06″W / 34.991°N 83.785°W / 34.991; -83.785
Surface area 10.9 sq mi (28 km2)
Average depth 30 ft (9 m)
Max. depth 144 ft (44 m)
Water volume 740,089 m3 (26,136,000 cu ft) maximum
Settlements Hayesville, Hiawassee, Macedonia

Lake Chatuge is a man-made reservoir created by the Chatuge Dam which finished construction in 1942.[1] The lake averages 30 feet in depth and 144 ft at its deepest.[2]

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