Canyon Lake

"Where Water Sports Are King"



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Canyon Lake has 80 miles of scenic shoreline, covers an 8,230 surface acre area and is located on the Guadalupe River in Comal County, Texas.. You will find Canyon Lake located approximately half way between San Antonio and Austin, approximately 14 miles northwest of New Braunfels on FM 306 west from IH-35. It is one of the deepest lakes in Texas with an average depth of 43 feet and is great for fishing. The reservoir was first stocked in the 1970's and has an abundance of Largemouth Bass, Catfish, and White & Striped Bass.


Boat launch on Canyon Lake
Boat launch with marina in background


The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers manages eight public parks along the Canyon Lake shoreline. Cranes Mill Park and Comal Park are located on the south side and Potters Creek Park, Canyon Park, Jacobs Creek Park, North Park, Overlook Park, and Guadalupe Park are all on the north side. These parks offer camping, trailer, and picnicking areas, and boat ramps. Canyon Lake fishing is great and several record fish have been caught.


Tubing is very popular on the Guadalupe River


Want more than boating activities? Right below the Canyon Dam off FM 306, you can go tubing down the Guadalupe River. Several river outfitters are located along the highway.


Deer under a tree at Canyon Lake
Deer under a tree at Canyon Lake


Texas has over 4 million deer and a lot of them live in Comal County. Nature lovers will find plenty to observe with the variety of sea birds. There are many white-tail deer around the lake areas and you will find them grazing in the front yards of many of the homes.


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Lodging near Canyon Lakes

 
Canyon Lake Cabins | Summit Vacation & RV Resort | New Braunfels TX

Canyon Lake Cabins | Summit Vacation & RV Resort | New Braunfels TX

on the Guadalupe River

Cabin Rentals, Vacation Rentals and RV Park located on the Guadalupe River 4 miles from Canyon Lake and a short drive to New Braunfels, TX. This scenic Texas Hill Country Resort provides the perfect vacation destination to enjoy Guadalupe River tubing, mini-golf, pools, hot tubs, playgrounds, sand volleyball and resort amenities. Also a perfect Canyon Lake venue and event space for weddings, family reunions, and corporate events.

 
Rustic Ridge Bed and Breakfast

Rustic Ridge Bed and Breakfast

Canyon Lake

Enjoy a romantic getaway for two. This secluded cedar log cabin overlooks a pond into beautiful Texas sunsets. You will have the cabin with a gated entrance all to yourself. Close to Potters Creek Park on Canyon Lake.

 


 

Looking for Real Estate in the Area?

 
New Braunfels Homes for Sale - New Braunfels Real Estate

New Braunfels Homes for Sale - New Braunfels Real Estate

New Braunfels Homes for Sale - New Braunfels Real Estate
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Boat, Tubes and Jet Ski Rentals

 
Tube Haus

Tube Haus

Guadalupe River Tubing

Tubing on the Guadalupe River near New Braunfels in Canyon Lake, Texas, on the famous "Horseshoe Loop". SHORT and LONG floats, (New Braunfels River Rules do not apply). Parking and one shuttle included with tube rental (Website Coupons), lodging and camping nearby. 830-964-3011 Open Daily.

 


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