Wheeler Lake

Alabama

Best Place to Fish & Boat

About Wheeler Lake

Cabins, a marina and a group lodge line this reservoir on the Tennessee River.

People Often Fish Here For:

Largemouth Bass Largemouth Bass

The largemouth bass is the most popular freshwater game fish.

Yellow Perch Yellow Perch

The yellow perch, unlike the so-called white perch, Morone americana, is a true perch, not a bass.

Bluegill Bluegill

Today the bluegill is one of the most popular panfish species in North America.

Smallmouth Bass Smallmouth Bass

There is no doubt that the smallmouth bass rivals the largemouth in popularity.

Black Crappie Black Crappie

Crappies are members of the sunfish and the black bass family.

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Conservation Through Participation

You can help support and protect our aquatic natural resources by simply going fishing and boating. Buying a fishing license, respecting other anglers, practicing catch and release, being mindful of water conservation, keeping the environment around us clean and fishing responsibly are just some of the ways you can participate.

Responsible Fishing Starts With You

Learn more about how fish populations and habitats are managed, the connection between fishing and water quality, and the importance of fishing laws.