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Small but sweet

We rented a boat and spent 4 glorious hours tubing and wakeboarding. The water was gorgeous and we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cynthia L
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Clute, Texas, United States
Scenic drive to a beautiful lake!

We had some time to kill, so decided to drive to Canyon Lake. What a great decision! This is a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Robert F
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Denton, 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.
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Highway 306 West, New Braunfels, TX
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+1 210-964-3341
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We rented a boat and spent 4 glorious hours tubing and wakeboarding. The water was gorgeous and we had a wonderful time!

1  Thank Cynthia L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had some time to kill, so decided to drive to Canyon Lake. What a great decision! This is a beautiful lake with plenty of walking trails. Numerous deer run wild making for great photos.

6  Thank Robert F
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

This area is absolutely beautiful. Camping, hiking, tubing, kayaking, Horseback riding, boating, or just plain hanging out you will not want to miss this area. A must see area of Texas hill country that God himself keeps an awesome inspiring finger on. DO NOT MISS!!

Thank Rick P
Reviewed July 9, 2018

We have been able to visit this lake several times now and it is so beautiful and huge! Lots to do there, great marinas and food.

Thank sentimentalsue
Reviewed June 19, 2018

My husband and I got married under the big live oaks on the hill above Canyon Lake. It is so pretty and a great place for a picnic. You can walk across the dam & really enjoy the scenery.

1  Thank Becky B
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Had a great time at the lake and rec area. We stayed in a cottage in the rec area. Each cottage had a full kitchen, fire pit, cover picnic table and deck attached. Kids enjoyed the playground and swings. Spent most of our time at...More

1  Thank runshellbell
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Lake sucks for boaters trying to find a ramp on north side that’s open. What’s the use in having boat ramps when half of them are closed. Then when we finally found one it didn’t open till 8am. WTH.

3  Thank pettytweedstraw
Reviewed June 15, 2018

My family spent the afternoon on one of the beaches here. The beach that we visited was not sand but small pebbles (not sure about the others). It's probably a good idea to bring some shoes that you can wear in the water that won't...More

Thank Theresa K
Reviewed May 26, 2018

My wife and I drove around the lake stopping at some of the Marinas and taking in the scenery in the beautiful Hill Country of Texas. It would a great place to have a boat or even explore the many coves in a Kayak. Maybe...More

6  Thank shane c
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

Take River Rd from New Braunfels for a very pretty drive along the Guadalupe River. Once up at the lake, we stopped at Overlook Park and walked around some. Great view of the reservoir. You can walk down to the water or across the dam...More

2  Thank Marge387
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Lorena M
July 12, 2018|
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Response from genoacowboy | Reviewed this property |
Much of this depends upon where you are staying on the Lake, River area, the owner will dictate what you can bring, pets, etc, and the fee's to stay so many days, best to check out the places you want to try before making... More
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mnastars
July 6, 2018|
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Response from lojack2018 | Reviewed this property |
To my knowledge there is no restriction for those but you probably have to stay within reasonable distance to the shore
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