Alexandria is a peaceful, scenic recreation area encompassing 55 acres of land with two lakes totalling 46 acres of water. The area is fairly level with mature trees for shade and offers fishing, picnic shelters and campsites.
The two lakes at Alexandria have recently been renovated and offer excellent fishing opportunities, particularly for bass. Other available species include bluegill, common carp, channel catfish, crappie and redear sunfish.
Both lakes at Alexandra State Recreation Area are no wake lakes. No docks or ramps are available.
A small swimming beach is available, though no lifeguard is on duty.
RV and tent camping
The modern campground has plenty of shade trees and offers 40 sites with 30-amp electrical hookup, 5 sites with 50-amp electrical hookup and 8 sites without electricity. The campground offers water, modern restrooms, playground and dump station.