Welcome to Alabama's Freshwater Coast

Zipline Canopy Tours

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Address: 4325 Alabama Highway 128, Alexander City, Alabama 35010 Experience 10 ziplines and 5 sky walks in the trees with heights from 20 to 70 feet in the air and … Read more

Lake Martin Watersports

Lake Martin Watersports Lake Martin Watersports provides the #1 industry-leading wave for wakesurfing behind a 2023 Malibu 25LSV and the top flyboard and wakesurf experience on Lake Martin with a … Read more

Bassin’ Bros Guide Service

Bassin's Bro Guide Service

Bassin’ Bros Guide Service I am a United States Coast Guard Licensed Captain and offer guided recreational and educational trips on beautiful Lake Martin. We specialize in spotted and largemouth bass … Read more

Lake Martin Tours

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Lake Martin Tours The team of guides provides you the opportunity to experience all of the exciting, must see Lake Martin experiences without renting a boat.  Enjoy a private, personalized … Read more

Russell Crossroads

russell crossroads

Russell Crossroads Russell Crossroads, located three miles north of Lake Martin’s Kowaliga Bridge on Highway 63, is the hub of an extensive system of scenic trails in Russell Forest. A … Read more

Pirate Island

pirate island

Pirate Island A small island at the mouth of Madwind Creek that local residents have decorated and maintain with Pirate regalia, including the Jolly Roger, dead pirate skeleton, cannon, and … Read more

Deadening Alpine Trail

Deadening Alpine Trail

Deadening Alpine Trail Address: 354 Long Branch Dr, Dadeville, AL 36853 The Deadening Alpine Trail, a central Alabama gem, is a 4.2-mile loop trail with views of Lake Martin. It … Read more

The Amp on Lake Martin

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The Amp on Lake Martin Address: 8878 Kowaliga Rd, Eclectic, AL 36024 Phone: 256-397-1019 Lake Martin Amphitheater is located in Russell Lands On Lake Martin, in Central Alabama. It is … Read more

Children’s Harbor


Children’s Harbor Children’s Harbor’s mission is to serve seriously ill children and their families through unique, no-cost services at both the Family Center located at the Benjamin Russell Hospital for … Read more

Church in the Pines

Church in the Pines

Church in the Pines Church in the Pines is one of the most unique worship services in this country and it is deeply embedded in the hearts of hundreds for … Read more

Wind Creek State Park

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Wind Creek State Park South of Alexander City on Alabama Highway 128 you’ll find one of the largest state-owned campgrounds in the United States, Wind Creek State Park. However, that … Read more

Chimney Rock

Chimney Rock

Chimney Rock Chimney Rock Island has always been a famous landmark on Lake Martin. It got its name from a rock that protrudes from the top of the island that … Read more

Smith Mountain Fire Tower

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Smith Mountain Fire Tower Historic fire tower, educational exhibits, and beautiful hiking trails. Address: Jacksons Gap’ AL 36861 Phone Number: 334-462-8565

Peanut Point

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Peanut Point Address: latitude: 32.82905, longitude: -85.89551 Hours: Open during weekends from Memorial Day to Labor Day During the summer, boaters go to Peanut Point to buy boiled peanuts. Watch for … Read more

Alex City Guide Service

Lake Martin Guide Service

Alex City Guide Service Alex City Guide Service specializes in live bait fishing for trophy size stripers on Lake Martin in Central Alabama. We fish out of the latest, most … Read more

D.A.R.E. Power Park

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D.A.R.E. Power Park Alabama Power – with the help of numerous partners – is able to provide more than 45 public recreation sites on the 11 reservoirs it manages across … Read more

Dixie Sailing Club


Dixie Sailing Club Dixie Sailing Club has club racing scheduled almost every weekend from March to November along with their annual Punch Bowl Regatta in the spring and Last Splash … Read more