Decatur / Wheeler Lake KOA

Welcome to the Decatur / Wheeler Lake KOA

The inviting waters of Wheeler Lake surround this KOA, perched on a peninsula and dotted with native trees. The campground makes the most of its enviable setting, with sites overlooking the water, right along the waterfront and tucked among the shade trees. Thanks to the campground's own boat ramp, it's easy to get out on the lake for a carefree day of fishing, water-skiing or exploring the TVA chain of lakes. A sandy beach welcomes swimmers, and there's plenty of space for strolling and bird-watching. Rent a kayak, a canoe or a bike (child/adult sizes) to explore the lakeshore or campground. Max pull thru: 75 feet.

For more information, check out our website at www.WheelerLakeCampground.com

Accent Photo

Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 75' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Propane ($)
  • Fishing
  • Firewood ($)
  • Pavilion
  • Bike Rentals ($)
More About Amenities

Ways to Stay

KOA Mobile App for Android and iOS

Download our free mobile app to plan your next camping trip and make your reservations right from your smart phone or other mobile device!

  • KOA iOS App Logo
  • KOA Android App Logo
Value Kard Rewards Logo

KOA Value Kard Rewards Program

Do more of what you love - camping - and reap the rewards when you join KOA's Value Kard Rewards program! From camping discounts at KOA campgrounds to additional savings offers from our partners, you can quickly see how the $30 pays for itself and more!

Exlusive Benefits:

  • 10%* off your daily registration rate all year long at 500 KOA Campgrounds throughout North America
  • Rewards points that accumulate for cash off future KOA camping stays
  • Free** night of camping during Value Kard Rewards Appreciation Weekend at participating KOAs
  • Access to thousands of coupons through the KOA coupon savings program.
  • ...and Much more!

KOA Blog: Latest Stories

  • The Benefits of Working on the Road in Your RV

    Working from the road is not only possible, but has many wonderful benefits for your work life balance. Learn why you should consider working on the road and read some helpful tips for getting the most out of the remote work lifestyle.

  • Everything You Need to Know about RV Screws, Screwdrivers & Bits

    Have you ever wondered what type of screws are used to construct your RV? Have you ever gone to your toolbox to get a screwdriver or a driver bit, but did not have the right type or size? In this video, you’ll learn everything you need to know to ensure you’ve got the right fasteners and tools for your RV.

  • Waffle Iron Grilled Cheese

    Making grilled cheese in your waffle iron? You bet! Learn how to use a waffle iron to make toasty grilled cheese and yummy cheesy tater tot sandwiches.

Local Area

Day Trip to Decatur

Decatur, Al is rich in history and culture alike. Museums and Historic sites are plentiful.  The Blue and Gray Museum of North Alabama, the Decatur Civil War Walking Tour, Historic Bank Street, the Old Decatur and Albany Historic Districts, The Old State Bank and the Princess Theatre Center for the Performing Arts offer exciting educational experiences and are a great way to see Decatur's Civil War roots.
 
While in town, don't forget to check out Cooks Natural Science Museum. Talking exhibits and impressive life displays bring their extensive collections to life, including one boasting over 50 species of insects, animals, and water life from the Tennessee Valley regions.

Website

More

Day Trip to Huntsville

Huntsville, also known as Rocket City, is well worth the visit. Also known as The Rocket City, Huntsville is located only 40 miles from the campground and features the U.S. Space and Rocket Center- this fully interactive museum is home to the historic Saturn V rocket.With more than 100 exhibits, theater shows and live demonstrations, EarlyWorks Childrens Museumis the Tennessee Valleys premier hands-on science centers.Other local attractions include: Alabama Constitution Village- costumed guides lead tours at the site of the 1819 Constitutional Convention; Huntsville Botanical Gardens-112 lush acres of beautiful gardens; Burritt on the Mountain- 1800s farm life with log cabins and barnyard animals, hike one of the many nature trails or tour Dr. Burritts mansion.

Website

More

Day Trip to Muscle Shoals Area

The Muscle Shoals area of Colbert County includes the cities of Muscle Shoals, Sheffield, Tuscumbia and Florence. Here you will find a wide variety of things to do and places to see.  From music festivals to trails through canyons, to the many annual events, you'll find something to offer each time you visit us.  Visit the Colbert County Tourism website for all the details.

Website

More

Oh My, There's Nothing Here!

That doesn't mean this area has to always be empty. When you start reviewing camping options, your history will display here to help compare sites and find the best stay. You will be able to share your stay information with friends or family and save it for a later time if you have a KOA.com Account.