Discover the lake

40,000 Acres of Water

Swim, fish, ski, wakeboard, relax.

South Ridge Harbor

36 homesites with big-water views.

Russell Cabins

Three and four bedroom luxury cabins.

Relish the Moment

Delicious southern-inspired cuisine.

Find Your Lake Martin Home

Russell Cabins

A modern take on a beloved vintage, waterfront cabin.

Willow Glynn

A craftsman-style community with estate waterfront lots and custom lake homes.

The Ridge

Waterfront and water-access homesites, Ridge Club & Marina and more.

Lake Martin: The Jewel of Alabama

Alabama’s Most Pristine Lake

Our family-owned community is set among more than 40,000 acres of water, nearly 900 miles of shoreline, and 25,000 acres of forests – and made for those who love the outdoors and making unforgettable memories.

News & Events

Brooke Danielle Band at RXR Fest at Russell Crossroads, Lake Martin, Alabama

A few years ago, we made the decision to move our Southern Music Festival from The AMP to Russell Crossroads as RXR Fest! RXR Fest is becoming one of the most popular Memorial Day events on Lake Martin. This year, as in the past, Friday and Saturday of RXR Fest will be free and held on the Town Green at Russell Crossroads. The talent line up this year is phenomenal.

The Ridge Marina on Lake Martin during 2016 In-Water Boat Show

Thank you to everyone who came out and participated in this year’s In-Water Boat Show! What a way to kick-off the season on Lake Martin. The sun was shining, the water was calm, the boats were glistening and the crowds were amazing. If you missed it, here's a little highlight video of the show and some fun upcoming activities.

Herb Trotman Band at Derby Day at Russell Crossroads

May marks the beginning of the most glorious time on Lake Martin: summertime! This is when things get busy at Russell Lands On Lake Martin and there's fun things to do just about everywhere!


The lake is up, things are greening up and Kowaliga Restaurant is gearing up for spring and summer in April!! On Sundays, beginning April 3, Kowaliga will be open for lunch at 10am and dinner 5-9pm. Sunday evening will feature $8 Burger Night, featuring five different burgers to choose from, plus oysters while they last.

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