Experience Lake Martin
We are Alabama’s biggest playground. Lake Martin is our treasure. The waters of the lake offer an unrivaled experience with nearly 900 miles of pristine shoreline and more than 40,000 acres of stunning views. Lake Martin is a place where generations come to make memories to last a lifetime. The lake and its parks, marinas, points, and islands have become known throughout the country as one of the finest in the south. Lake Martin is Alabama’s Freshwater Coast.
Our coast has a community with a thriving downtown filled with independent merchants, restaurants, and events that bring locals and visitors together. Our coast offers fresh food from local farms served in restaurants owned by people who live here. There is a delightful selection of restaurants on the lake that are simply a boat ride away. There are even more places to choose in the surrounding communities including Alexander City and it’s quaint downtown.
Lake Martin and the Alexander City community is a place is where families create memories for generations. Our coast is a place for all seasons where each part of the year brings tranquility and relaxation. Our coast is yours to explore with a location that is unrivaled. We invite you to explore our coast, the clean water, the forested lands, the historic downtown, and the authenticity of this place. Sleep under the stars at Wind Creek State Park or enjoy the luxury of one of our area’s many hotels or bed & breakfasts.
We are a hub of recreation and activities. The forests and streams that surround us are places to hike, kayak, hunt, fish, and bike. Our Sportsplex is unrivaled in the state with activities and events that engage the young and the young at heart. We gather downtown to hear jazz in Strand Park, buy food from surrounding farms at the market, and foster friendships old and new. We are a hardworking people with a lively spirit to play.