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Upper Bear Creek Reservoir Homes For Sale
Alabama

Upper Bear Creek Reservoir Homes For Sale
Alabama

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About Upper Bear Creek Reservoir

Upper Bear Creek Reservoir was impounded in 1978 and holds 1850 acres of water at full pool.

 

Conveniently located near the town of Bear Creek, Alabama and in the corners of Franklin, Winston, and Marion Counties.

It is about an hour and a half from either Birmingham or Huntsville-Madison County International Airports.

Upper Bear Creek Dam

Upper Bear Creek Dam is 85 feet high and 1,515 feet long. It is not a hydroelectric facility and has no power generators.

Upper Bear Creek Reservoir extends 14 miles upstream from the dam. It is 30 miles from Upper Bear Creek Dam downstream to Bear Creek Reservoir, next lake in the four lake chain.

Fishing and Boat Ramps

Trophy-sized black bass are very abundant in this lake, along with crappie, catfish and bream.

 

With several public boat ramps along the shoreline, you can be assured you will find the perfect place to launch off.

Nearby Kayaking

The Bear Creek area is popular with all types of boaters, including canoeists and kayakers. The Bear Creek Floatway, which flows from Upper Bear Creek Dam into Bear Creek Reservoir, is a popular spot for teaching first-timers to negotiate rapids and work with the current.

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About Upper Bear Creek Reservoir

Upper Bear Creek Reservoir was impounded in 1978 and holds 1850 acres of water at full pool. Conveniently located near the town of Bear Creek and in the corners of Franklin, Winston, and Marion Counties, it is about an hour and a half from either Birmingham or Huntsville-Madison County International Airports.

 

It is 30 miles from Upper Bear Creek Dam to Bear Creek Reservoir. Trophy sized black bass are very abundant in this lake, along with crappie, catfish and bream. With several public boat ramps along the shoreline, you can be assured you will find the perfect place to launch off.

Useful Upper Bear Creek Reservoir Resources

TVA Operating Information

 

Water release information and schedule

Upper Bear Creek Reservoir Amenities

Marinas

Trident Marina

(256) 286-0050

Website

 

21680 County Rd 222

Crane Hill, AL 35053

 

Steenson Hollow Marina

(256) 381-1680

605 Courtland Ave

Muscle Shoals , AL 35661

 

Golf Courses

Haleyville Country Club

(205) 486-3906

1331 Airport Rd

Haleyville , AL 35565

 

Twin Pines Country Club

(256) 331-0270

Website

 

1832 Country Club Dr

Russellville , AL 35654

 

Pikeville Country Club

(205) 921-9577

1310 Country Club Rd

Guin, AL 35563

 

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Upper Bear Creek Reservoir Information

State: Alabama

Counties: Franklin County, Marion County, Winston County

Alternate lake name: Upper Bear Creek Lake

Operated/Managed by: Tennessee Valley Authority

Year built/completed: 1978

Is the lake in the mountains: No

Ownership: Public

Acreage covered: 1,850

Shoreline part of national forest or park: None

Shoreline part of state park: None

Upper Bear Creek Reservoir Restrictions

Permit required to use lake: Yes

Motorized boats allowed: Yes

Boating restrictions:

Hospital nearest Upper Bear Creek Reservoir

Russellville Hospital

15155 Hwy 43

Russellville, AL 35653

(256) 332-1611

Website

Other Upper Bear Creek Reservoir Information

Condos available: No

Number of public boat ramps: 4

Nearest Airports to Upper Bear Creek Reservoir

Major

Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport

5900 Messer Airport Hwy, Birmingham, AL 35212

97 miles away

Minor

Tuscaloose Regional Airport

7601 R Cardinal Airport Rd, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

82 miles away

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Upper Bear Creek Reservoir Information

State: Alabama

Counties: Franklin County, Marion County, Winston County

Alternate lake name: Upper Bear Creek Lake

Operated/Managed by: Tennessee Valley Authority

Year built/completed: 1978

Is the lake in the mountains: No

Ownership: Public

Acreage covered: 1,850

Shoreline part of national forest or park: None

Shoreline part of state park: None

Upper Bear Creek Reservoir Restrictions

Permit required to use lake: Yes

Motorized boats allowed: Yes

Boating restrictions:

Hospital nearest Upper Bear Creek Reservoir

Russellville Hospital

15155 Hwy 43

Russellville, AL 35653

(256) 332-1611

Website

Other Upper Bear Creek Reservoir Information

Condos available: No

Number of public boat ramps: 4

Nearest Airports to Upper Bear Creek Reservoir

Major

Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport

5900 Messer Airport Hwy, Birmingham, AL 35212

97 miles away

Minor

Tuscaloose Regional Airport

7601 R Cardinal Airport Rd, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

82 miles away

Useful Upper Bear Creek Reservoir Resources

TVA Operating Information

 

Water release information and schedule

Upper Bear Creek Reservoir Amenities

Marinas

Trident Marina

(256) 286-0050

Website

 

21680 County Rd 222

Crane Hill, AL 35053

 

Steenson Hollow Marina

(256) 381-1680

605 Courtland Ave

Muscle Shoals , AL 35661

 

Golf Courses

Haleyville Country Club

(205) 486-3906

1331 Airport Rd

Haleyville , AL 35565

 

Twin Pines Country Club

(256) 331-0270

Website

 

1832 Country Club Dr

Russellville , AL 35654

 

Pikeville Country Club

(205) 921-9577

1310 Country Club Rd

Guin, AL 35563

 

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