[x]
Find Campsites





 

JENNINGS FERRY, AL

Photo: JENNINGS FERRY
Status: Open through Wed Dec 31 2014   Season Dates
 

Overview

Jennings Ferry Campground is situated between the Black Warrior River and Clear Creek on the Black Warrior-Tombigbee Waterway in Alabama. With a boat ramp and gently sloping shoreline, this facility offers a quiet and convenient getaway for fishing.

Natural Features:

The campground is surrounded by the scenic woodlands of the Tombigbee River. Deer, squirrel, wild turkey, migratory birds and blue birds live among the calm waters and hardwood forests of the area.

Temerature range from the 80s to 90s from April to September, and annual rainfall averages about 60 inches. The facility is located 100 feet above sea level.

Recreation:

Fishing is the most popular activity on the waterway. Whether fishing by boat or along the shore of the park, anglers can fish for bass, crappie, bream, catfish and other species.

Visitors can also enjoy walking along a half-mile nature trail that runs through the woods following the water's edge.

Facilities:

Jennings Ferry has 52 campsites with 50-amp electrical and water hookups and picnic areas.

Campsites are spacious, private and located near or close to the water. A shower and restroom building, as well as coin-operated laundry facilities, a playground and boat ramp with security lighting are also provided for camper convenience.

Activities and Amenities

Within Facility
  • Accessible Flush Toilets
  • Boat Ramp
  • Drinking Water
  • Dump Station
  • Electric Hookups
  • Fire Rings
  • Fishing
  • Grills
  • Hiking
  • Lantern Posts
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Parking Area
  • Picnic Area
  • Playground
  • Showers
  • Trails
Know Before You Go
  • Park attendants are on duty from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Check-in time is 4 p.m. and check-out time is 3 p.m.
  • Off-road vehicles are not permitted
  • Limit of two vehicles per site; additional vehicles will be charged an extra vehicle fee
  • Eight-person maximum per site for overnight stay; maximum of four visitors allowed per site

Getting There:

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
32.80781, -87.81121
32°48'28"N, 87°48'40"W

From Demopolis, Alabama, take Highway 43 north towards Eutaw. At Highway 14, take a right. Proceed for approximately seven miles to the park.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

JENNINGS FERRY
1001 Jennings Ferry Rd, Akron, AL 35441
DEMOPOLIS AL 36732-1546

Phone Number:

Information: (205)372-1217