Monthly Archives: September 2022

October 2022-Lake Martin Fishing Report

Surface Temperature:  84Lake Level:  490 (This will start decreasing October 15th, but you can always check the current lake level HERE.)Clarity:  Very ClearIf the bite is as good this October as it was in 2021, then we should have a lot of happy clients.With the majority of the recreational boats off the lake now it will be pretty peaceful out on the water. Monday through Friday, you may not see any one but us out chasing the stripers. Saturday and Sunday, you may run across a handful of boaters, but nowhere close to the summer traffic. In October I would…

The CRATA Trails Around Lake Martin Offer Some of the Best Hiking in Alabama

The CRATA (Cherokee Ridge Alpine Trail Association) trails around Lake Martin are some of the best in the state.

6 Things You Need To Know Before Your First Tent Camping Experience

This is it!  You’ve decided to take on the big outdoors!  Camping is the perfect way to connect with nature, relax, and unwind – making it one of my favorite pastimes. It can, however, take a few trips to learn the ropes and create a system that works for you.  Here are my secrets and tips, as a seasoned camper, to help you have the absolute best experience on your first camping trip!  1. Plan Ahead-Pack List, Food, and Arrival   Planning is key to a successful and enjoyable camping trip! This will include researching your campground, looking up the…

Lake Martin/Alexander City and Auburn/Opelika’s All in One Ticket

When I travel, I am always looking for ways to save money.  I mean seriously, who doesn’t enjoy being able to experience all an area has to offer, and knowing you got a good deal on it?  It’s a good feeling.  Well I am not one to keep my travel hacks to myself, so I wanted to share with you something cool that I stumbled upon that I thought you may enjoy too.  It’s something that Sweet Home Alabama has put together and it is called the All in One Ticket.  You can enjoy discounts in the Lake Martin area,…

6 Unique Places to Catch a Famous Lake Martin Sunset

Picture this. Your day is coming to an end and you start to reminisce of your time at Lake Martin. The cicadas begin to buzz as the sun lowers behind the horizon, casting its last beams of light into the sky.  You can’t help but stare in awe as a breatht