Lake News

Don’t dirty the water

Lake Martin is the cleanest and most beautiful lake in Alabama and was designated by the state as the first (and only) “Treasured Alabama Lake.” While ... Read more

  1. The Rodeo Club: For sale but still open
  2. LMRA calls for Rapid Response
  3. The Mid-week Slow Down

Fishing

Night fishing

Night fishing

One of the big misconceptions about Lake Martin is how good a fishery it really is. One of the characteristics that makes Lake Martin so ... Read more

  1. Six little things that make a BIG DIFFERENCE
  2. ‘Tis the season to create fish habitat
  3. Hook ‘em

Geo 101

Big Beach

Big Beach

Anyone who has spent time on Lake Martin knows that on a hot summer day, despite the incredible beauty and splendor that surrounds you, it ... Read more

  1. Midway Island

Health

Keep eating wildly

by Julie Hudson The Eating on the Wild Side series continues this month, as we learn to maximize the nutrients in vegetables by purchasing, storing ... Read more

  1. Horsing around the lake
  2. Wild Side Wisdom 2
  3. Sit up and take notice

Homes

Cedar Point

New development in Little Kowaliga Creek A new development breaks ground on Lake Martin this month. The Cottages at Cedar Point is set to begin construction ... Read more

  1. An easy lake lifestyle: On the Verandas
  2. Listing with Moby-Dick
  3. HGTV visits Lake Martin

Nature

You won’t believe what’s swimming in Lake Martin

You won’t believe what’s swimming in Lake Martin

When people think about shrimp on Lake Martin, it’s usually grilled or fried on a dinner plate and the lake is a beautiful backdrop. But ... Read more

  1. Delicious Dewberry
  2. Bowfin

Recipes

English Pea and Mint Crostini

English Pea and Mint Crostini

By Rob McDaniel Ingredients 1 cup blanched English Peas (Be sure to use nice, sweet peas; too starchy will not have the same flavor) 2 ... Read more

  1. Grilled Shrimp Salad with Fennel and Lemon Vinaigrette
  2. Duck Confit

Water Sports

Learning to Sail

Dixie Sailing Club Spreads the Gospel of the Wind Some 40 new sailors last month took advantage of the Dixie Sailing Club’s annual Introduction to ... Read more

  1. Tubing
  2. Martin is a big lake: We can afford to be neighborly
  3. Training for Tricks

Wine

Not a Chemistry Lesson

It has been a long time coming, but whether we want to know all about wine or just a little, there’s one thing that can’t ... Read more

  1. Summer Red
  2. Viognier