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Places to Camp near Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway

Searching for the best camping near Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway, AL? Discover secluded campsites where you can reconnect with nature. Or maybe you like to bring your family and friends along. Either way, there are Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway campgrounds just for you. You're sure to find the perfect campground for your Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway camping trip.

Best Camping Sites Near Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway, AL (51)

    Camper-submitted photo from Pickensville Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Pickensville Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Pickensville Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Pickensville Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Pickensville Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Pickensville Campground

    1.

    Pickensville Campground

    12 Reviews
    42 Photos
    41 Saves
    Brooksville, Mississippi

    Overview

    Pickensville Campground is located just west of Pickensville, Alabama, on Aliceville Lake on the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway. This campground boasts both a campground and day use area with many activities and amenities for families and outdoor enthusiasts. Visitors enjoy hunting, fishing, picnicking, water sports and watching the barges go by on the waterway.

    Recreation

    Families can swim at Pickensville's beach, play on the multi-use court, walk along the wooded waterfront and learn about the natural and cultural history of the area at the amphitheater. Anglers can try their luck on the accessible fishing dock or go off-shore in search of bass, walleye, crappie, catfish and sunfish. Additionally, hunters can seek out a diverse range of high quality habitats for upland game and waterfowl species along the lands surrounding the waterway.

    Facilities

    Families can swim at Pickensville's beach, play on the multi-use court, walk along the wooded waterfront and learn about the natural and cultural history of the area at the amphitheater. Anglers can try their luck on the accessible fishing dock or go off-shore in search of bass, walleye, crappie, catfish and sunfish. Additionally, hunters can seek out a diverse range of high quality habitats for upland game and waterfowl species along the lands surrounding the waterway.

    Natural Features

    The Tenn-Tom, as the waterway is known, extends 234 miles from the Tennessee River to the junction of the Tombigbee River in Alabama. The man-made waterway connects the nation's midsection of commercial water transportation with the Gulf of Mexico.

    Nearby Attractions

    In Pickensville, Alabama, visitors can learn the history of the waterway at the Tom Bevill Visitor Center which depicts an 1830-1850 era antebellum-style home, as well as explore the U.S. Snagboat Montgomery, a National Historical Landmark.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • RVs
    • Tents

    $20 - $26 / night

    Camper-submitted photo from Lake Lowndes State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Lake Lowndes State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Lake Lowndes State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Lake Lowndes State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Lake Lowndes State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Lake Lowndes State Park Campground

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    Lake Lowndes State Park Campground

    10 Reviews
    19 Photos
    37 Saves
    Columbus, Mississippi
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
    • RVs
    • Tents
    Camper-submitted photo from Dewayne Hayes
    Camper-submitted photo from Dewayne Hayes
    Camper-submitted photo from Dewayne Hayes
    Camper-submitted photo from Dewayne Hayes
    Camper-submitted photo from Dewayne Hayes
    Camper-submitted photo from Dewayne Hayes

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    Dewayne Hayes

    7 Reviews
    9 Photos
    25 Saves
    Columbus, Mississippi

    Overview

    Dewayne Hayes Campground is located on the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway, on Columbus Lake in Mississippi. The campground provides convenient access to the waterway. There is ample opportunity for visitors to fish, boat or spend the day sightseeing along the banks of the river. The recreation area was named in 1986 for Pfc. Loyd DeWayne Hayes, a member of the 145th Engineering Battalion of the Alabama National Guard.

    Recreation

    With playgrounds, hiking trails, multi-use courts, picnic areas and educational programs, families have no shortage of activities to choose from at DeWayne Hayes. Anglers can fish from the shore in search of bass, walleye, crappie, catfish and sunfish. Additionally, hunters can seek out a diverse range of high quality habitats for upland game and waterfowl species along the Tenn-Tom lands.

    Facilities

    With playgrounds, hiking trails, multi-use courts, picnic areas and educational programs, families have no shortage of activities to choose from at DeWayne Hayes. Anglers can fish from the shore in search of bass, walleye, crappie, catfish and sunfish. Additionally, hunters can seek out a diverse range of high quality habitats for upland game and waterfowl species along the Tenn-Tom lands.

    Natural Features

    The Tenn-Tom, as the waterway is known, extends 234 miles from the Tennessee River to the junction of the Tombigbee River in Alabama. The man-made waterway connects the nation's midsection of commercial water transportation with the Gulf of Mexico.

    Nearby Attractions

    Columbus, Mississippi is right next door and offers antique stores, historic sights and other services and amenities.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • RVs
    • Tents

    $20 - $26 / night

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      Cochrane Campground

      2 Reviews
      5 Saves
      Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway, Alabama
      • Pets
      • Fires
      • Electric Hookups
      • Phone Service
      • Reservable
      • ADA Access
      Camper-submitted photo from Lake Lurleen State Park Campground
      Camper-submitted photo from Lake Lurleen State Park Campground
      Camper-submitted photo from Lake Lurleen State Park Campground
      Camper-submitted photo from Lake Lurleen State Park Campground
      Camper-submitted photo from Lake Lurleen State Park Campground
      Camper-submitted photo from Lake Lurleen State Park Campground
      Camper-submitted photo from Deerlick Creek
      Camper-submitted photo from Deerlick Creek
      Camper-submitted photo from Deerlick Creek
      Camper-submitted photo from Deerlick Creek
      Camper-submitted photo from Deerlick Creek
      Camper-submitted photo from Deerlick Creek

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      Deerlick Creek

      23 Reviews
      140 Photos
      163 Saves
      Peterson, Alabama

      Overview

      Deerlick Creek Campground is located on Holt Lake on the Black Warrior-Tombigbee Waterway northeast of Tuscaloosa, Alabama. The facility is in a beautiful forest along the shoreline, providing campers and day-use visitors with access to water sports, boating, fishing, swimming, hiking and biking.

      Recreation

      Campers can explore the lakeshore using the campground's hiking trails as well as a paved bicycle trail. The waterway is popular for fishing for bass, crappie, bream, catfish and more.

      Facilities

      Campers can explore the lakeshore using the campground's hiking trails as well as a paved bicycle trail. The waterway is popular for fishing for bass, crappie, bream, catfish and more.

      Natural Features

      Holt Lake was created by the damming of the Black Warrior River. The campground is situated amidst a mixed pine and hardwood forest, which displays colorful foliage along the riverbanks each fall. Deer, squirrel, wild turkey, migratory birds and blue birds, all live in the Holt Lake area. The Black Warrior-Tombigbee Waterway consists of six lakes with a total length of 457 miles and 39,800 surface acres of water. Temperatures range from the 80s to 90s from April through September, and annual rainfall averages about 60 inches.

      Nearby Attractions

      Deerlick Creek is 17 miles from the University of Alabama where you can find sporting events, museums, and other attractions. Deerlick Creek is also located 13 miles from Ol' Colony Golf Course home to the University of Alabama golf teams as well as a disc golf course.__

      contact_info

      For facility specific information, please call (205) 388-1111.

      • Pets
      • Fires
      • Electric Hookups
      • Phone Service
      • RVs
      • Tents

      $25 / night

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        7.

        Tom Bevill Visitor Center

        1 Review
        1 Save
        Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway, Alabama

        This recreation area is part of Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway

        • Tents
        Camper-submitted photo from Forkland Campground
        Camper-submitted photo from Forkland Campground
        Camper-submitted photo from Forkland Campground
        Camper-submitted photo from Forkland Campground
        Camper-submitted photo from Forkland Campground
        Camper-submitted photo from Forkland Campground

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        Forkland Campground

        12 Reviews
        49 Photos
        59 Saves
        Demopolis, Alabama

        Overview

        Forkland Campground is located in a beautiful wooded area on the northern shore of Demopolis Lake, the largest lake on the Black Warrior-Tombigbee Waterway. Demopolis Lake offers 10,000 acres of water to explore and serves as a quiet and convenient retreat from the two nearby cities of Demopolis and Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

        Recreation

        Fishing is the most popular activity on the waterway. Whether fishing by boat or along the bank of the park, anglers can find bass, crappie, bream, catfish and other species. Day-use visitors and campers alike can enjoy a boat ramp and hiking trail at the campground, both of which are located across from the gatehouse. The trail has scenic overlooks of McConnico Creek and the Black Warrior River.

        Facilities

        Fishing is the most popular activity on the waterway. Whether fishing by boat or along the bank of the park, anglers can find bass, crappie, bream, catfish and other species. Day-use visitors and campers alike can enjoy a boat ramp and hiking trail at the campground, both of which are located across from the gatehouse. The trail has scenic overlooks of McConnico Creek and the Black Warrior River.

        Natural Features

        Forkland Park is situated on a high point of land in a pine and hardwood mixed forest with plenty of shade. The Black Belt region of Alabama is a diverse area of dense conifer stands and rolling meadows that feature colorful wildflower displays. Wood ducks, bald eagles, blue birds and many other species of wildlife inhabit the lake area. Black Warrior-Tombigbee Waterway consists of six lakes with a total length of 457 miles and 39,800 surface acres of water.

        contact_info

        For facility specific information, please call (334) 402-1604.

        • Pets
        • Fires
        • Electric Hookups
        • Phone Service
        • RVs
        • Tents

        $25 / night

        Camper-submitted photo from Blue Bluff Campground (aberdeen Ms)
        Camper-submitted photo from Blue Bluff Campground (aberdeen Ms)
        Camper-submitted photo from Blue Bluff Campground (aberdeen Ms)
        Camper-submitted photo from Blue Bluff Campground (aberdeen Ms)
        Camper-submitted photo from Blue Bluff Campground (aberdeen Ms)
        Camper-submitted photo from Blue Bluff Campground (aberdeen Ms)

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        Blue Bluff Campground (aberdeen Ms)

        13 Reviews
        33 Photos
        19 Saves
        Amory, Mississippi

        Overview

        Blue Bluff Campground and Recreation Area, on the Aberdeen Lake section of the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway in Mississippi, is one of the most scenic recreation areas on the waterway. The area is located just north of Aberdeen and boasts both a campground and day-use area. Thousands of outdoor enthusiasts visit the area each year for picnicking, fishing and swimming.

        Recreation

        Families can swim at the facility's beach, play on the multi-use court and walk along the wooded waterfront. Anglers can try their luck on the accessible fishing dock or go off-shore in search of bass, walleye, crappie, catfish and sunfish. Additionally, hunters can seek out a diverse range of high quality habitats for upland game and waterfowl species at designated hunting areas along the waterway.

        Facilities

        Families can swim at the facility's beach, play on the multi-use court and walk along the wooded waterfront. Anglers can try their luck on the accessible fishing dock or go off-shore in search of bass, walleye, crappie, catfish and sunfish. Additionally, hunters can seek out a diverse range of high quality habitats for upland game and waterfowl species at designated hunting areas along the waterway.

        Natural Features

        Blue Bluff is named for the beautiful clay and limestone cliffs that border the park on the eastern side. The bluff rises 80 feet above the water and provides a lofty view of Aberdeen Lake and the nearby lock and dam. The waterway extends 234 miles from the Tennessee River to the junction of the Tombigbee River in Alabama and connects the nation's midsection of commercial water transportation with the Gulf of Mexico.

        Nearby Attractions

        A tour can be schedule at the Aberdeen Lock and Dam next door, which provides an opportunity to watch barges and other recreational boats go through the lock on the waterway. The town of Aberdeen, just from minutes from the campground, has various amenities, tours and events. Tupelo, Mississippi, known as the birthplace of Elvis Presley, is a 45-minute drive north.

        • Pets
        • Fires
        • Electric Hookups
        • Phone Service
        • RVs
        • Tents

        $20 - $26 / night

        Camper-submitted photo from Town Creek Campground - West Point - MS
        Camper-submitted photo from Town Creek Campground - West Point - MS

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        Town Creek Campground - West Point - MS

        2 Reviews
        2 Photos
        14 Saves
        Columbus, Mississippi

        Overview

        Town Creek Campground is located on the beautiful Columbus Lake in the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway. The campground has direct access to the waterway for recreational boating activities and is a great place to relax and view the scenery.

        Recreation

        With Columbus Lake and Kennedy Lake to explore, this facility has ample water recreation opportunities. Anglers can try their luck on the fishing dock or head off-shore in search of bass, catfish and crappie. Families with children can play on the facility's three playgrounds and go hiking, biking or birding. The nature trail circling the Kennedy Lake crosses the water in a number of places by way of wooden footbridges.

        Facilities

        With Columbus Lake and Kennedy Lake to explore, this facility has ample water recreation opportunities. Anglers can try their luck on the fishing dock or head off-shore in search of bass, catfish and crappie. Families with children can play on the facility's three playgrounds and go hiking, biking or birding. The nature trail circling the Kennedy Lake crosses the water in a number of places by way of wooden footbridges.

        Natural Features

        The thickly forested, sloping shoreline and calm water create a peaceful atmosphere. On top of the hill overlooking the Tombigbee is Kennedy Lake; on the back of the lake, water cascades down a stone waterfall and into a creek that meanders through the park. The Tenn-Tom, as the waterway is known, extends 234 miles from the Tennessee River to the junction of the Tombigbee River in Alabama. The man-made waterway connects the nation's midsection of commercial water transportation with the Gulf of Mexico.

        Nearby Attractions

        Town Creek Campground is just minutes from the cities of Columbus and West Point, Mississippi, which offer a variety of conveniences such as shopping, restaurants and golf courses.

        • Pets
        • Fires
        • Electric Hookups
        • Phone Service
        • RVs
        • Tents

        $26 / night

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