Bear Creek Reservoir

Alabama

3Listings
$45K-$1.1M
$1.4MTotal Value
Bear Creek Reservoir, Alabama

Bear Creek Reservoir real estate is a limited supply market for lake homes and land in Alabama.

The closest major airport, Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport, is only 124 miles away.

    • Ownership
      Public
    • Water Level
      Seasonal Full Pool
    • Schedule
      May-August
    • Counties: Franklin County
    Hospitals
    (256) 356-9532
    211 Hospital Rd
    Red Bay, AL 35582
    Airports
    Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport
    5900 Messer Airport Hwy, Birmingham, AL 35212
    124 miles away
    About Bear Creek Reservoir
    Franklin County, Alabama

    Bear Creek Reservoir is located in Franklin County, Alabama, about 20 miles south of Russellville. Huntsville is 98.7 miles away, the perfect daycation option for residents.

    The Northwest Alabama Regional Airport is around 50 miles away, and the Red Bay Hospital is 18.4 miles away.

    On and Around the Water

    Bear Creek Reservoir spans 670 acres of water, leaving plenty of room for recreational fun.

    Camping, boating, and fishing provide the main recreational opportunities. The primary fishing opportunities include channel catfish, bluegill, and largemouth bass.

    Piney Point Campground and Horseshoe Bend Campground are on the lake, each with a public access area for launching boats.

    Get to Know Huntsville

    Known for the presence of NASA, the bustling city of Huntsville has many different points of interest for anyone interested in space travel or rocketry.

    Perhaps one of the most popular attractions is the U.S. Space and Rocket Center, where guests can witness live shows, study space memorabilia, including real space rocks, and even explore the cosmos with an expansive observatory.

    Visitors of age can enjoy seeking out the secret speakeasy located within the halls of the Straight To Ale Brewery, one of the numerous breweries that have appeared in Huntsville over the years.

    Excellent Location for Lake Life

    Whether you are looking to buy a family home, a full-time retirement residence, or a waterfront property, Bear Creek Reservoir is an excellent choice.