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Canyon Lake

Highway 306 West, New Braunfels, TX
+1 210-964-3341
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Great View for eats

Sat at the bar type table overlooking the lake. You could see for miles. Great food and cold beer... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Spring Branch, Texas
relax for a day or more

I was traveling with my fellow from austin to san antonio and visited this place in november! After... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
Innsbruck, Austria
via mobile
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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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“great lake” (7 reviews)
“jet skis” (6 reviews)
“boat ramps” (4 reviews)
Highway 306 West, New Braunfels, TX
+1 210-964-3341
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sat at the bar type table overlooking the lake. You could see for miles. Great food and cold beer. Texas best

Thank Cody2074
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

I was traveling with my fellow from austin to san antonio and visited this place in november! After we went for a walk over the damn, enjoying the sight and the good air, we went down to the lakeside! we went along the lakeside, climbing...More

Thank Djure20
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Took my granddaughter to Canyon lake, although the major areas were closed for the season, went to the dam, and was able to go down to the lake and wade around a little. Lake is very big, also visited the Ft Sam/Randolph Joint rec area,...More

Reviewed 26 September 2017

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 13 September 2017

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
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16 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