Learn more about Chesnut Bay, Weiss Lake and the community. Section includes site plans, rental policies and what to bring with you when you visit.
Waterslide & Beach Area Expanded. The Chesnut Bay beach area offers everything you need for a great day on Weiss Lake. The beachfront has been expanded, providing plenty of space to stretch out on the sand and enjoy the beautiful views of Weiss Lake. A popular feature of the beach area includes a 120 foot water slide that will thrill children and adults.
Note: The water slide is open daily during peak High Season summer months. The water slide will be closed if the lake's water level falls below two feet of full pool. This is for the safety of our guests. While the water slide is a great amenity, it is a seasonal activity and please be aware that its operation and use is governed by many factors including, but not limited to, lake level, inclement weather, and attendant availability. There are posted restrictions and rules concerning who may or may not use the waterslide. A life jacket must be worn at all times. You may bring your own Coast Guard Approved life jacket or RENTAL life jackets are available on a first come first serve basis.Life jackets are required and can be rented on site from Weiss Watersports
Lake Access Boat Ramp & Community Docks. Chesnut Bay offers guests a private access ramp to Weiss Lake. Weiss Lake is a 30,200+ acre hydro-electric impoundment of the Coosa, Chattooga, and Little Rivers. It offers 447 miles of shoreline with shallow flats; under-water drop-offs; deep channels and large coves.
Chesnut Bay features private boat ramp access to Weiss Lake. Community docks include multiple tie off areas as well as stainless steel fish cleaning facilities. Lake front rental homes also include private docks.
Complementary Paddle Boats & Kayaks. Chesnut Bay offers complementary paddle boats and kayaks for its guests. Please note that paddle boats and kayaks are available only on a seasonal basis and are not available year-round. Please call or email the office if you have any questions about availability prior to your visit.
Note: Alabama law requires life vests for paddle boats and kayaks. Vests can be rented through Weiss Watersports.
Jet Ski & Pontoon Boat Rentals. Cool down and have some fun with a Jet Ski or pontoon boat rental. This is a great way to beat the heat and experience Weiss Lake. Rentals include:
Kawasaki STX12F 4 Stroke Jet Skis
Pontoon / Fishing Boats (rent year round)
2011 Hours of Operation:
April 1st through September 30th: 8 am to 4:30 pm Central Time, 7 days a week
Offseason: Weekends by appointment
Rentals include half-hour, hourly, half-day, full-day, and multi-day rentals. Weiss Water Sports can accommodate families or small groups. To reserve your rental or to learn more about rental requirements, please visit the company's website: www.weisswatersports.com .
Chesnut Bay offers two beautiful pools that overlook Weiss Lake »