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Beeswax Creek

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Beeswax Creek Boat Ramp and Fishing Access on the Lay Lake (Coosa River)

Current construction of the new launching slab will continue through early March. Once the new launching slab is complete, it will be prepared for temporary use and remain open to the public until work resumes on July 1.

County: Shelby

Location: This site is one of the most popular access areas on Lay Lake because it has multiple ramps and a large parking area to accommodate bass tournaments. It is located east of Columbiana at the bridge crossing on Alabama Highway 145.

BeewaxNumber of Lanes: 2

Lights: Yes

Courtesy Dock: Two Stationary Docks

Accessible: Yes

Parking Lot Size: 71 trailers

Restrooms: No

Latitude*: N33o 10' 39"

Longitude*: W86o 31' 16"

Provided in Cooperation With: Shelby County Commission

State regulations govern the use of this boating and fishing access area.  If you have questions about this boating and fishing access area, contact the District II Fisheries Supervisor.

Protect Alabama Waters and Stop Aquatic Hitchhikers!
stop aquatic hitchhiker logoAs Alabamians, we love to spend time on the water. Protecting these resources is an important part of our overall enjoyment. A concern we must all address is the spreading of harmful plants, animals and other organisms. These aquatic nuisance species can hitch a ride on our clothing, boats, and items used in the water. When we go to another lake or stream, the nuisance species can be released. And, if the conditions are right, these introduced species can become established and create drastic results.

So what can we do? By following simple procedures each time we leave the water, we can stop aquatic hitchhikers.

Simple Procedures:

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