Lakes Online » U.S. Lakes » Alabama Lakes » Wheeler Lake      Login  |  Home

Wheeler Lake

ALABAMA


Lake Level
553.30 FEET
3/28/2015
Full Pool: 556.3
History, Alerts, More...
click here
Wheeler Lake News

Dalton State Men’s Golf To Play In The Tennessee River Rumble

Chattanoogan

Date: 3/28/2015 6:21:00 PM

Loudon, TN – The Dalton State men’s golf team will join the field for the Tennessee River Rumble on Monday and Tuesday at the prestigious Greg Norman designed Tennessee National Golf Course. This year's Tennessee River Rumble field is comprised of

Read More

Mocs Scrimmage at Scrappy Moore Field Today

CHATTANOOGA MOCS

Date: 3/28/2015 12:32:00 PM

The Mocs went through a 79-play workout at Scrappy Moore Field on the banks of the Tennessee River. “It looked like the offense had some nice runs and hit some nice plays,” stated UTC head coach Russ Huesman. “We will go in and watch the film and see

Read More

Genealogy at Shiloh National Military Park

The Jackson Sun

Date: 3/28/2015 7:25:00 AM

Each national cemetery worked a zone. Shiloh National Cemetery gathered the dead Union soldiers from battlefields and areas along the Tennessee River and went as far south as Muscle Shoals, Alabama, and as far north as Fort Henry on the Tennessee-Kentucky

Read More

Chattahoochee River Whitewater Community & Visitors Guide

Date: 3/28/2015

Take a Wild and Crazy ride on the Best Man-made Whitewater Course in the World (USA Today)! The Chattahoochee River Whitewater Park is fun for rafting, kayaking, paddle boards, surfing, ziplining or just taking in the view. There is only one Community and Visitors Guide that covers both sides of the Chattahoochee River for

Read More

Watts Bar Unit 2 nears completion: NRC, TVA

Cleveland Daily Banner

Date: 3/27/2015 8:20:00 AM

One area where this has been helpful is in predicting how flooding of the Tennessee River could affect operations. Skaggs said its has also drawn from information released after the Fukushima nuclear power plant failure in Japan. Sand barriers and dams in

Read More

30
2:03:50 AM
UPCOMING EVENTS
4/5/2015 - Easter Sunday
5/10/2015 - Mothers Day
What's New!
 
Favorites
 
Featured Business
1996 Airport Blvd
Alexander City, AL 35010
Add your business
Wheeler Lake Businesses
Advertisement Joe Wheeler State Park
Lodging
Boating / Waterfront
Food / Beverages
Home / Construction
Real Estate
Shopping
Antiques
Tourism / Recreation
Professional Services
Community

View Sponsor Details | View By Category | Add Your Business Here



• River: Tennessee River
• Length: 899 Miles
• Surface Area: 67,100 Acres
• Volume: 1,050,000 Acre Feet
• Drainage Area: 29,590 Square Miles
• Average Depth: 16 Feet
• Length: 74 Miles
Wheeler Lake is the second-largest lake on the Tennessee River in Northern Alabama, second only to Guntersville Lake, its immediate upstream neighbor. Wheeler Lake is also bordered by Wilson Lake on its downstream side. The lake was constructed by the Tennessee Valley Authority just prior to World War II as a means of hydroelectric generation and flood control, as well as to facilitate navigation along the Tennessee River. Today the lake is mostly popular for recreation purposes and barge traffic. The name of this impoundment comes from Civil War general Joseph 'Fightin' Joe Wheeler, who frequented the area during the war and later returned to the area to live.
Pro Insulation
Wheeler Lake Restaurants
Nearby Lakes
22 miles
29 miles
37 miles
41 miles
42 miles
44 miles
45 miles
48 miles

Quick Links
Wheeler Lake News
Wheeler Lake Photos
Wheeler Lake Videos

About Us
Contact Us
Site Map
Search Site
Advertise With Us
   
www.WheelerLake.info
THE WHEELER LAKE WEBSITE

Copyright 2015, Lakes Online
Privacy    |    Legal