Alabama Bass Trail 2018-01-17T17:19:31+00:00


Yesterday’s traditions. Today’s adventures. Tomorrow’s memories.

There’s fishing and then there’s catching.

People who know fishing know Alabama has a storied reputation for it. Those who are serious about their fishing know this is the place to catch the big ones.

And people who just love fishing? Well, they’ve found oh so much to love in Alabama!

Explore Our Lakes

Gather your crew and hit the Alabama Bass Trail to START YOUR OWN ADVENTURE.

This Alabama tradition is sure to add keepers to your list of treasured memories.

The 13 lakes and rivers of the Alabama Bass Trail offer easy access and plenty of variety throughout the state. From north to south, Alabama has fishing opportunities for both serious anglers and those who love to wet a hook on the weekend. Lakes, rivers, dams and deltas offer such variety of open spaces, protected cover, solitude and adventure that it seems there truly is a spot for everyone. Whether on the lakes made famous for trophy bass and award-winning crappie or at a little-known honey hole catching trout for dinner, fishing in Alabama is a tradition. And it’s a fun one to share!

  • Fishing with a Guide

    Questions to Ask Before Booking a Fishing Trip

    Fishing with a guide is an excellent way to enjoy the Alabama Bass Trail. For experienced anglers, guides can offer valuable introductions to a new lake or a new fishing method. For novices, the aid of [...]

  • Lake Martin

    Lake spotlight: Lake Martin

    Spring is a great time to hit the water on Lake Martin. This lake is well known for more than just fishing. It’s a recreational hub for those who live and visit this beautiful region [...]

  • Tips for Fishing in the Rain

    April Showers: Tips for Fishing in the Rain

    Spring can mean great fishing on the lakes of the Alabama Bass Trail. Spring showers may put a little damper on the weather but they don’t have to put a damper on a successful day [...]

Important questions to ask before you go.