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Canyon Lake

Highway 306 West, New Braunfels, TX
+1 210-964-3341
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Hidden Gem

This Texas Hill Country lake is halfway between Austin and San Antonio. Nice Blue water lake with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Canyon Lake, Texas
Beautiful Water

We spent the day at the lake. Walked the dam, and the shores! It is a beautiful blue lake, and not... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Katy, Texas
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One of the deepest lakes in Texas boasts more than 80 miles of scenic shoreline and is a favorite spot for outdoor activities year round.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“nice lake” (5 reviews)
Highway 306 West, New Braunfels, TX
+1 210-964-3341
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Texas Hill Country lake is halfway between Austin and San Antonio. Nice Blue water lake with limestone sides and bottom. Plenty of free boat launching ramps & trailer parking. Don't miss out on enjoying this lake if you are anywhere close ! 2 marinas...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent the day at the lake. Walked the dam, and the shores! It is a beautiful blue lake, and not overly crowded on the lake.

Thank sherylmock
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I wouldn't live any where else!! great swimming, diving, sailing , boating. rent a boat from our Marinas. See the lake from all sides.

Thank Sandee F
Reviewed 27 August 2017

This is a beautiful, deep, clear water lake in the Texas Hill Country. Great for boating. There are two marinas that rent boats.

Thank BobSavage
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We spent the day at Comal Park on a Sunday. They area has many shade trees. There are also a lot of picnic tables, some even covered. There is a roped swim are. The area in general does not have extreme dropoffs. The water is...More

Thank 999msbonnie
Reviewed 10 July 2017

After a very hot afternoon, we decided to spend the evening driving to Canyon Lake. The expedition was memorable. The sunset was serene; beautiful and cool for relaxation. Nice place for family hang out. I surely will come back for a long weekend escape.

1  Thank BobTomTim
Reviewed 14 June 2017

So relaxing and beautiful. Nice and peaceful. A great place to relax, fish, bring your boat and just have fun on the water!

1  Thank joycej604
Reviewed 12 June 2017

So where in world has my memory gone? It has been 25 years since I been here. Why did I not return sooner!! Anyway, the wife and I escaped the arid desert climate for a 3 day weekend, and really enjoyed the area. We did...More

2  Thank usmcpride
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We have friends and family which always bring their boats when they visit us. Everyone states that Canyon Lake is one of the most beautiful lake they have ever been on. It is big with plenty of coves to explore. There are many accessible boat...More

Thank U6459WAwilliamc
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I live in this area and it's beautiful. It has great boating and camping areas. If you need to eat on the cheap, bring your own food. The grocery stores are over priced. We, locals don't shop at the grocery stores except for last minute...More

4  Thank gw0rk
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15 October 2017|
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Response from BobSavage | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but I don't have specific information. You can call Joy Savage at 409-599-0145 about a beautiful 2 BR cottage on 50 acres 7 miles from the lake.
Veronika S
28 July 2017|
Response from Johnny B |
I'm renting an awesome cabin overlooking the lake. I can see down at one of the campgrounds and can see rvs and tents. First time out here and I love it lake is beautiful and the water is really blue for a lake.
27 July 2017|
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Response from usmcpride | Reviewed this property |
Yes you will need a Texas Parks and Wildlife Fishing License. The only exemption if you are within a boundary of a state park