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$25,000 Crappie is Caught!


As soon as the big crappie splashed to the surface of the water, Linda and Joe Lister immediately knew this was not the average Miller’s Ferry slab.  The two red tags hanging just below the dorsal fin meant this fish would be remembered as much more than a fun day on a great fishing lake in […]

3rd Annual BBQ Cookoff – April 27

2013 BBQ Poster

The Mark Curl Memorial 3rd Annual BBQ Cookoff will be held on April 27th in downtown Camden.  Teams interested in competing for $2500 in prizes should contact the Chamber immediately to sign up.  The public is invited to attend from 11am to 2pm.  This fun event features live entertainment, children’s entertainment, face painting, delicious BBQ, […]

Bessie W. Munden Recreational Park

The Bessie W. Munden Recreational Park was founded in 1959 and it is owned and operated by Bessie W. Munden Recreational Park, Inc. (BWMRP, Inc.).   Located on the outskirts of Camden, Alabama in Wilcox County it is a public park, serving all citizens, with a special emphasis on the youth of our county. Munden Park […]

Walking Tours

Numerous walking tours are currently being developed for the area.  The following are currently available for download. Walking Tour of Camden Passport to Fitness Walking Tour  Click here for more info on Passport to Fitness

Roland Cooper State Park


Located approximately 6 miles northeast of Camden, AL on the 22,000-acre Dannelly Reservoir Lake, Roland Cooper State Park’s 236-acre park features a nine-hole golf course with clubhouse, spacious vacation cottages, modern campground with bathhouse and laundry, and a scenic picnic area with tables, grills and pavilions. With fishing so popular in the reservoir, the park […]