Big Barbee Lake

Lake Size146
Max Depth61 feet
Avg Depth15.6 feet
Watershed Size1,266 acres
InletsSwick-Meredith Ditch enters from West and Southwest
OutletsSwick-Meredith Ditch drains to Loon Lake
AccessPublic; 4.5 miles W of Silver Lake on SR 14, then 2 miles N on CR 760 W
RecreationBoat, Ski, Fish
Lake BottomClay, muck, sand
Best FishingBluegill, Redear, Largemouth Bass, Crappie
Lakefront/ Channelfront Total Gross Assessed Value$12,033,640
Boating Restrictions10 mph speed limit; Open boating from 1pm-4pm

Data and Research Specific to Lake

Lilly Center for Lakes & Streams

Indiana Clean Lakes Program


Data and Research that Includes Lake

Lilly Center for Lakes & Streams

Indiana Department of Natural Resources

Fish Consumption Advisory