The first dam at Lewis-Smith Lake was completed in 1961. It has a maximum height of 300 feet and is the largest earthen dam in the eastern United States. The dam was constructed on the Sipsey Fork of the Black Warrior River and is about two thousand feet long.
The Jasper Downtown Historic District encompasses the streets surrounding the County Courthouse. In addition, the area includes the Emma’s Museum of Junk.
The First United Methodist Church Missouri City aims to make disciples of Jesus Christ. You’ll be welcomed no matter where your faith journey takes you.
This area has plenty of hiking trails, and many of them are family friendly. Whether you are planning on taking a walk or biking, the Bankhead National Forest has the right activity for you
The park is close to several other attractions and restaurants, including the Natural Bridge Store. Here, you can learn about local history while enjoying a day in the park.
In the 1980s, the Alabama Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries Division stocked the lake with a number of sport fish, including largemouth bass and redear sunfish. Later, the division stopped stocking striped bass, because of limited recruitment.
Eagle Point Park remained mostly undeveloped until 2003. During the holiday season, visitors can celebrate with Santa and Mrs. Claus at the Eagle Point Lodge, which is located inside the park. The jolly couple will appear from 5:00 to 8:00 pm.