About Lake Martin
Settled on the southern edge of the Appalachian Mountains,
Lake Martin's 40,000 acres is the Crown Jewel of Southeastern
USA Lakes, and for that matter, it may well be the Crown Jewel
of all lakes. With approx. 800 miles of shoreline, Lake Martin
provides the ultimate playground for water activities of all kinds.
Sunset over the the many Lake Martin Islands, and your 40,000 acre backyard playground
Create everlasting memories with friends and family
The pristine blue/green water is one of many reasons that Lake Martin
is becoming the vacation and residential favorite among lake
lovers from all over the country. Gov. Bob Riley recently named Lake
Martin a "Treasured Lake, "the only one in the United States of its kind.
Water sports are endless on Lake Martin
Lake Martin is almost 50 miles long and its shoreline varies from rocky cliffs
to beautiful beaches-- Imagine that!
Explore your own 40,000 acre backyard.
Boat to your favorite restaurant, to spend time with friends,
or to just relax, and enjoy the view.
Chimney Rock-Popular site for diving, swimming , and hanging out
Popular species caught by anglers include largemouth bass, spotted bass,
saltwater striped bass, white bass, black crappie, channel catfish,
channel catfish, flathead cathfish, bluegill, and red ear sunfish.
Championship Golf is abundant on or near Lake Martin:
Willow Point Golf and Country Club, Stillwaters Golf, and the Robert Trent Jones Trail.
Located approx. 100 miles south of Birmingham, Alabama and 120 miles southwest of
Atlanta, Georgia. If you straightened the 800 miles of lake shoreline, it would be the equivalent length
of the coastline from Gulf Shores, Alabama to Miami, Florida!