Water. That's what makes Guntersville such a special place to live. Surrounded by Lake Guntersville in North Alabama, Guntersville provides the liveliness of a larger city with the charm of a small town. Lake Guntersville offers a diverse range of activities on and off the water. With 69,000 acres of water, there is plenty of room for boating, water sports, fishing, and hunting. Unlike most lakes, Lake Guntersville has level water year-round. The combination of natural beauty and a comfortable city atmosphere offers residents an ideal place to relax and unwind. Come visit and see why Guntersville is the perfect destination for your family.
WATER, WATER EVERYWHERE…
…it’s what defines Guntersville, and makes it a special place to live, to work, to play. Literally surrounded by Lake Guntersville in North Alabama’s Mountain-Lakes region, this is one city that makes quality of life a way of life. And that quality is reflected at every turn by the stunning beauty of nature’s handiwork – a combination of water, mountains, and trees that frames friendly neighborhoods, progressive business districts, excellent schools, and unmatched recreational opportunities. Explore all that Guntersville has to offer, and see for yourself how one community’s natural beauty is reflected perfectly by the quality of living.
GUNTERSVILLE STATE PARK
Located along the banks of the Tennessee River in Northeast Alabama, Lake Guntersville Resort State Park promises to satisfy whether you are looking for a resort style retreat or an outdoor adventure in the park’s 6,000 acres of natural woodlands. Among the park’s many recreational offerings are an 18-hole championship golf course, a beach complex, an outdoor nature center, excellent fishing in Alabama’s largest lake, 36 miles of hiking and biking trails, weekly guided hikes and a day-use area.
SHOP & DINE
Guntersville boasts a wide array of restaurants & shopping destinations, ranging from locally owned burger joints to national franchises and everything in between. For dining, choose amongst local gems like the Rock House Eatery, Old Town Stock Yard, & Bakers on Main or enjoy regional favorites like Wintzells Oyster House, Moe’s BBQ or Top ‘O The River. Guntersville’s shopping destinations include local staples like Guntersville Outfitters, Duckett Marine, & Fants Department Store as well as all your national big box stores like Lowe’s, Wal-Mart, Publix & more. Come see how Guntersville can provide your family the amenities of a larger city & the charm of a small town.