Crystal clear lake Alamo Lake is surrounded by mountainous terrain speckled with brush, wildflowers and cacti making for a visually pleasing experience. Nestled in the Bill Williams River Valley, Alamo Lake State Park offers outdoor fun, premier bass fishing, rest and relaxation. For nature lovers, spring rains bring an abundance of wild flowers and the lake environment attracts a variety of wildlife year round. Stargazers are sure to enjoy the amazing views of the night sky, with the nearest city lights some 40 miles away.
Eleanor Imster has helped write and edit EarthSky since 1995. She was an integral part of the award-winning EarthSky radio series almost since it began until it ended in 2013. Today, as Lead Editor at EarthSky.org, she helps present the science and nature stories and photos you enjoy. She also serves as one of the voices of EarthSky on social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter and G+. She and her husband live in Tennessee and have two grown sons.