Coleman Lake Recreation Area

Area Status: Open

The newly renovated Coleman Lake Recreation Area is peacefully nestled into the Talladega mountains. For recreationists who want to get away from the crowds, but want a few modern conveniences, Coleman Lake Recreation Area is your place to be. There are 39 campsites with water and electrical hookups, bathhouses, 29 picnicking units,  a 21-acre lake and access to the Pinhoti Trail. Two new comfort stations and seven camping sites are fully accessible for the physically challenged.  Most sites will accommodate recreational vehicles up to 35 feet in length. A picnic shelter that seats 40 is available on a first come, first serve basis, or it can be reserved for $15.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open
Fees: Recreation Fee Schedule
Open Season: March 15th. - December 8th.
Usage: Light
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Flush
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: In case of emergencies and/or road-side assistance, please contact 911.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

No. of Sites 39
Reservation Info Camping fees $16 per night $3 per vehicle for day use
Difficulty Level: Easy to Intermediate

RV Camping

No. of Sites 39

Lake and Pond Fishing

Day Hiking

Viewing Wildlife


Group Picnicking

Boating - Non-Motorized


Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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