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Joe Wheeler State Park

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Address: 4403 McLean Dr, Rogersville, AL 35652-6409
Phone Number: 12562475466
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Joe Wheeler State Park, located on Wheeler Lake, offers something for...

Joe Wheeler State Park, located on Wheeler Lake, offers something for everyone; a resort lodge, a restaurant, cabins, camping, fishing, golf, tennis, swimming, convention/banquet facilities, transient slips and a marina.

 

Whether you're looking for a place to spend the weekend or a place to have the perfect wedding, Joe Wheeler State Park can be your dream destination. From small church groups to large conventions, our experienced staff can make your special occasion organized and stress free.

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Wonderful State Park

This is a beautiful State Park. It has been remodeled in the last few years. It has a great restaurant overlooking the water and marina. The food is great. It's a great... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
mamalucci2016
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Anderson, Alabama
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband & I love it here! First visit won't be our last. Campground is very clean. Thanks so much to State of Alabama's employees for doing such a great job in the upkeep of the park as well as the amenities provided. Camp sites are spacious...lots of beautiful trees...had no problems with the space available for slide-outs. Another plus... More 

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Thank Nancy W
Haley N, Public Relations Manager at Joe Wheeler State Park, responded to this review

I'm so happy that you enjoyed our park as much as we do and hope you will come back to visit us again soon! More 

Florence, Alabama
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I love going to Joe Wheeler with my little family and watch the deer. It is nestled on the Tennessee River. Beautiful scenery and a great place to enjoy quality family time.

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Haley N, Public Relations Manager at Joe Wheeler State Park, responded to this review

The deer here do put on a show for everyone. They love all the attention! I hope you and your family will visit again soon! More 

Grifffin Geogia
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff is great very helpful with all things. The rooms are large and comfortable but need some updates. The scenery is beautiful and the wild animals are beautiful.

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Haley N, Public Relations Manager at Joe Wheeler State Park, responded to this review

I'm glad you enjoyed your visit and hope you'll be back soon! More 

Anderson, Alabama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful State Park. It has been remodeled in the last few years. It has a great restaurant overlooking the water and marina. The food is great. It's a great vacation spot for people who love the water.

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Thank mamalucci2016
Haley N, Public Relations Manager at Joe Wheeler State Park, responded to this review

We are very proud of all Joe Wheeler State Park has to offer and are so glad you enjoyed your visit. Come back to see us again soon!!! More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first experience with our new camping trailer. Joe wheeler has full hookups. A plus. We had asked for and got a pull-through site. The sites are level and paved. They are not very wide. We had to carefully position our trailer so that both slides would open. The paved patio was up a 5-6 foot hill about... More 

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Thank Ralph W
Haley N, Public Relations Manager at Joe Wheeler State Park, responded to this review

I hope that your first experience lived up to all of your expectations of what camping should be! Always let us know if there is anything at all we can do to help rookies or experienced campers! Come back to see us soon! More 

Fort Myers, Florida
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19 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

We stayed in this campground for three days as part of an extended RV vacation. It was a wonderful park in a nice area. It was fairly close to stores if the need for supplies arises. The actual campground was beautiful, deer roaming, beautiful waterfront with fishing. It has full hookup which made it very nice. We never could get... More 

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Haley N, Public Relations Manager at Joe Wheeler State Park, responded to this review

I'm so glad you enjoyed your trip and agree the sunsets here are to die for! Come back and see us again soon! More 

Elizabethtown, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

Stayed in 30 ft motor home. Site was paved and level. Paved area not very wide and level area was small. Plenty of shade and privacy. Busy but very quiet as site set back into woods. Bath house could use update but was air conditioned and clean. Golf carts allowed. Easy access in and out of park. About 20-30 minutes... More 

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Haley N, Public Relations Manager at Joe Wheeler State Park, responded to this review

I'm glad you enjoyed your visit! Come see us again soon! More 

Omaha, Ne
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

We stayed at a Cottage for 3 nights and they are so nice looking and the rooms are laid out well. Our complaints are these. The rug outside of our patio door was dirty and ragged (torn). It was ready to be thrown away. Around both doors, there were so many spiderwebs with a lot of bugs in them that... More 

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Haley N, Public Relations Manager at Joe Wheeler State Park, responded to this review

We are keeping our fingers crossed to receive funding for needed updates within the year. Thanks for your visit and hope you'll be back soon! More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

My mom and dad always use to have weekends getaways here. We stayed in the 2 bedroom cabin once and loved it. That was a definite redo. I thought if the cabin was that nice the lodge would be fabulous. We were in rooms 309 and 308. My friend had to knock on our door because she had no toilet... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

This was our first time staying at this campground, but it won't be our last! The sites are spacious, the staff is super friendly, and the bath houses are clean and air conditioned.

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Haley N, Public Relations Manager at Joe Wheeler State Park, responded to this review

Great! I'm very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit so much! I hope you will come back to see us again real soon! More 

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