Field & Stream
The rolling hills of forest and thousands of miles of river and stream make Alabama a true sportsman's paradise. Hunting and fishing have always been popular activities here and the same is true today. Here are just a few outdoor resources to get you started.
Located in the West Central Alabama's Sunbelt, Bent Creek Lodge is a great location for those looking to hunt whitetail deer or wild turkey. The lodge has over 30,000 acres of pristine fields and riverfront woodland, and accommodates both bow and gun hunting.
Set in the rolling Eastern hills of outside Five Points, Cedar Ridge hosts quail and deer hunting in the winter and turkey hunting in the spring. The lodge operates with true Southern hospitality, and provides hunters with food, lodging and game preparation.
Alabama Bass Trail
This amazing trail is actually a collection of five world-class fishing sites around the state: Wheeler Lake, Lake Guntersville, Lake Eufaula, Lake Martin and the Mobile-Tensaw Delta. Anglers will find excellent bass fishing at each location, and can also enjoy casting their lines for catfish, bream, crappie and many other types of fish.
Run by the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, this website is an extensive resource for hunters, fishers and all who enjoy nature. Visitors can find hunting tips, read hunting news, exchange techniques and learn about the best spots to hunt and fish.
Deer hunters in the state will find plenty of useful information here including moon phases, frequently asked questions, hunting tips, access hunting products and information on hunting regulations. A virtual trophy room allows hunters to post their best in a searchable online database.
Offering the comfort of an indoor pistol range, the ATIPR provides training for law enforcement and civilians alike. In addition, the Birmingham company provides service and support for gun enthusiasts of all skill levels.
The Tuscaloosa Gun Club provides hunters and gun enthusiasts meet other people who share an interest in firearms. The club holds regular pistol and rifle matches as well as frequent marksmanship clinics and gun safety courses.