Located in Indiana, Irish Lake real estate is a beautiful, but lesser known, market in the state for lake homes and lake lots.
Part of the Barbee Lake Chain, Irish Lake, is located in one of Indiana’s top recreational areas.
Only 40 miles from Fort Payne, Parkview Medical Center, Fort Payne International Airport, hotels, restaurants, and other city establishments are just a drive away.
Irish Lake is the 2nd largest lake of the Big Barbee chain, covering a total of 143 acres and having an average depth of 30 feet.
Banning, Little Barbee, Sechrist, and Sawmill Lake join Irish Lake in the upper chain of lakes. Big Barbee Lake is the largest and busiest lake of the chain offering 278 acres of recreational waters.
At Irish Lake, you will benefit from a large lake without all of the noise and traffic. Its serene waters are perfect for fishing and casual boating. Any lake of the upper chain is a premier location for fishing largemouth bass, bluegill, perch, channel catfish, or walleye.
Big Barbee Lake is the only lake of the chain with no speed limit, making it a favorable destination for speed boaters, water skiers, jet skiers, and tubers alike.
Around the shores, you will have conveniences of Barbee Marina, JT’s Lakeside Campground, Pinebay Campground, or Barbee Hotel and Restaurant.
Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo, Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory, Science Central, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, and Lakeside Park & Rose Garden are some of the city’s top attractions.
The fun of lake Michigan is less than two hours away, visit Indiana Dunes National Park to enjoy 15 miles of beach along with dunes, wetlands, prairies, and forest lands.
Irish Lake offers peaceful property within the Barbee Lake chain, making it an excellent location to raise a family, retire, or have a rental property.