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Dining & Shopping

Paddle Trails Added to Russell Lands Mobile App

Date: 10/13/2017

We are happy to announce that version 2.0 of the Russell Lands mobile app now includes nearly 65 miles of paddling routes skimming past 130 miles of beautiful Lake Martin shoreline. Comprised of 17 paddling routes and six put-in/take-out points, we call the network the Blueway.

The Great Outdoors Clinic October 18-19

Date: 10/12/2017

Join us for The Great Outdoors Clinic at Russell Lands On Lake Martin. Space is limited to 20 people, and there are only 10 spots left!

Keep up with current business hours

Date: 9/28/2017

Just as the lake level rises and falls with the seasons, the forests take on their fiery fall cloak and the sunsets sneak in a little earlier, so must the businesses at Russell Lands On Lake Martin adjust their hours for the not-so-busy season. But rest assured, our doors are open, and we’re here to greet you warmly!

Great music, great food make a great Sunday afternoon

Date: 9/14/2017

Music on the Deck is back for one more weekend at Kowaliga Restaurant! Join the Kowaliga gang as we welcome River Dan from 4:30–7:30. Stop by early and grab a table. Chef Ban’s got the food, River Dan will bring the tunes, you bring your friends. Let’s celebrate another summer weekend and a fun-filled Sunday afternoon at Kowaliga. There’s no better “dining with a view” on Lake Martin!

Friday evening fun with live music and Naturalist Marianne

Date: 9/14/2017

The forecast is calling for a beautiful evening at Russell Crossroads this Friday. What better way to unwind after a busy week than to take in a wildlife presentation with Naturalist Marianne Hudson and kick back in the cool grass of the Town Green with Jonathan Bloom? Come relax and enjoy!

Call for artists: Holiday Bazaar during Christmas at Crossroads

Date: 9/07/2017

The fifth annual Holiday Bazaar art market will be held November 24 at Russell Crossroads. This event on the Town Green features local artisans from Lake Martin and the surrounding area exhibiting original works in jewelry, reclaimed wood décor, paintings, photography, candles, soaps, and much more. Holding the this year’s Holiday Bazaar on the Town Green will concentrate all of the festivities in one location for maximum traffic.

Plenty to do at the lake this Labor Day Weekend!

Date: 8/31/2017

The forecast is shaping up nicely for a gorgeous holiday weekend on Lake Martin. Where else can you find the best of summer and football at the same time? There are lots of fun things going on at Russell Lands On Lake Martin—so much so you might have to juggle to fit them all in.

Labor Day Weekend Sale last chance for incredible deals

Date: 8/31/2017

Whether you’re a long-time watersports aficionado, or you’ve dreamt about the boating lifestyle and haven’t yet taken the plunge, there’s no better time to visit your nearest Russell Marine location. Now through Labor Day, you’ll find the year’s best deals on Godfrey Pontoon Boats and all the lake gear you’ll need for endless days of fun on the lake.

Look past the Town Green. You’ll be glad you did.

Date: 8/10/2017

Whether you are looking for the next piece to add to your lake home or want to head out on the lake in a pair of kayaks, The Company Store & Adventure Center has everything to meet those urges. The Company Store & Adventure Center, newly located just past the Town Green, offers lake-themed gift items and merchandise from Cloud Nine in Alexander City, as well as Russell Lands merchandise and kayak, canoe, paddleboard, and bike rentals.