Hunting: looking for the perfect spot, try our exclusive hunting location's for your next excursion.

RV Hook Ups:Most of the campsites offer full access for RV's, campers and trailers. There are Bath Houses, Electrical and Water Hook-ups, Camp stores for every day needs not to mention, Tackle & Bait Shops.

The Bear Creek Floatway is considered one of the best trips a canoeist can take in Alabama. Releases from Upper Bear Reservoir are made to provide adequate flow on all weekends and holidays, Memorial Day thru Labor Day. 

Cabin Rentals: Rent one of our cabins at our Elliott Branch facility with your entire family or simply your spouse.

Fishing: Fishing in one of the BCDA's many lakes is ranked among the top in the country. Over 8000 acres, the clean waters provide large & small mouth as well as crappie and channel catfish.       

Swimming: If you and your family are looking for a great swim area, look no further and pick from one of our locations

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Whether you're 8 or 48, there is plenty of fun in the sun excitement for the entire family. BCDA offers Luxury Cabins, Fishing, Boating, Swimming & Camping.


Known for our great crappie & Bass fishing, we have several locations with boat ramps and docks that allow any one the opportunity to catch that Big One.

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Fishing Tournaments: Test your skills and get a thrill in one of the many tournaments taking place in our award winning lakes.

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Boating:Spend a relaxing day boating on the calm waters or go for the thrill of water-skiing, tubing or jet-skiing available at all 5 locations 

Camping: looking for outdoor fun, try one of several campground locations. available at all 5 locations