The massive 67,100 acre Wheeler Lake and the Tennessee River embrace the entire northern border of Morgan County and we’ve taken strenuous efforts to maintain its’ beauty and enhance the recreation opportunities it offers for our residents and visitors alike. Four quality marinas, lakeside parks, and premier launch facilities are easily accessible.

Ingalls Harbor

The new Ingalls Harbor features spacious launch ramps (up to 10 boats at a time!), 1,088-linear-foot dock, lighted parking and ramps, and 158 paved truck/trailer parking spaces. A new events pavilion seats up to 1,200.

Located at 701 Market Street, NW
Contact: 256-341-4930


  • Riverwalk Marina located on the north bank of the Tennessee River includes private slips and boathouses, public launching ramps; vending area, and dock side gas/oil.
  • Brickyard Landing South bank of the Tennessee River. Includes 240 dry-docks, boat repair, waterfront marina store, dock side gas/oil. No public boat ramp.
  • Jay’s Landing Marina South bank of the Tennessee River. Includes wet-slips, vending and public launching for a fee.


To apply for Hunting, Fishing, or Boating Licenses, visit the Morgan County Courthouse.

Morgan County Courthouse
302 Lee Street, NE
Decatur, AL 35601

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