What To See & Do

Lake Tholocco

Outdoor Recreation Site in Fort Rucker

Lake Tholocco is a 640-acre facility that offers a full range of recreation activities. Take your pick from swimming, boating, camping, RV parking, volleyball, basketball and hiking. The pavilion and beaches are available for the public to use and boating activities are allowed year-round. Those looking to go camping will want to visit Engineer Beach located beyond West Beach on Fort Rucker. The camping area consists of 18 rustic and 30 modern campsites with water, electric hookups, rest rooms, picnic areas, playground, showers and a dump station. Active duty and retired military personnel, family members and guests can use Engineer Beach. Patrons may reserve campsites at Outdoor Recreation. Fishing is now available at Lake Tholocco. however, individuals must be sure to get their Alabama Fishing License as well as their Fort Rucker permit. Alabama Fishing Licenses and Fort Rucker Permits can be purchased at the Outdoor Recreation office which is located at Lake Tholocco, West Beach. You must have BOTH to fish on Fort Rucker. For more information, call 334-255-4305.

Wheelchair Accessible

For more information visit:

Lake Tholocco
Near Ft. Rucker Equestrian Center
Fort Rucker, AL 36362
Hours of Operation
  • Open M-F 7:30-5, Sat. & Sun. 8-4. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's
  • Not provided
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