The only lake the white man named which refers to the native American word “Ohnehda” Area 1,800 acres Length 7 miles Shoreline 17.1 miles Max. Depth 91 feet Max. Width 0.5 mile Volume 28.7 billion gallons Elevation 905 feet Largest town Hemlock Characteristics 

Beaches & Parks

Hemlock Lake Park – Rt 15A - picnic facilities, gazebo, and children's play area.  No swimming available.


Marina's & Boat Launches. 

Public gravel ramps boat access is available only at the northeast corner of the lake, off Rix Road, and at the southeast corner off Route 15A

Boats are allowed, but must be less than 17 feet in length, and any motors must be 10 HP or less.


Hemlock’s Little World's Fair – the county fair is held July and has history dating back to 1857