• Year Built
      1928
    • Ownership
      Public
    • Acreage
      1,980
    Campgrounds
    Gathering Place RV Park
    (256) 295-8177
    3296 US-80
    Selma , AL 36701
    (334) 418-4919
    582 Prairie Creek Rd
    Lowndesboro, AL 36752
    (334) 875-6228
    County Road 77
    Selma , AL 36701
    • Counties: Dallas County
    • Fish: Black Crappie, Blue Catfish, Channel Catfish, Flathead Catfish, Largemouth Bass, Striped Bass, White Bass
    Hospitals
    (334) 418-4100
    1015 Medical Center Pkwy
    Selma, AL 36701
    Airports
    Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport
    5900 Messer Airport Hwy, Birmingham, AL 35212
    95 miles away
    Montgomery Regional Airport
    4445 Selma Hwy, Montgomery, AL 36108
    48 miles away
    About Yates Lake
    Convenient to Montgomery

    Yates Lake is located just below the Lake Martin Dam in Tallassee, Alabama about 42 minutes from Montgomery.

    The Montgomery Airport is around an hour away, and the Tallassee Community Hospital is 10 minutes away.

    Residents can shop at Somerset Shopping Center and enjoy the numerous local restaurants, such as Lil’ Smokey’s BBQ or El Gran Rodeo.

    Fun On the Water

    Yates Lake is the perfect place for boating, tubing, water skiing, wakeboarding, and other watersports. There is a public boat ramp on the west bank and a primitive ramp in the upper portion.

    There is plenty of fish for anglers to catch, including largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, white crappie, black crappie, striped bass, white bass, channel catfish, blue catfish, and flathead catfish.

    What to do in Tallassee

    Tallassee houses the George Washington Carver Museum and is a very informative spot in regard to all of the things George Washington Carver was able to accomplish.

    Whippoorwill Vineyards is a great way to sample local wine selections and have a relaxing day out with the adult members of your household.

    Blueberry Havens is just what it sounds like, a haven for picking local blueberries. People of all ages are sure to enjoy the beautiful views and delicious rewards.

    Tallassee Ball Park is the local sporting location nearby and is the place to see any number of games.

    The Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site is an important educational location and is a must-see if you are interested in local and American history.

    Why Yates Lake?

    Yates Lake is the perfect location for a fast-paced, active group. Yates Lake is the perfect place for any outdoors lover looking to live the lake life.