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Canyon Lake
601 C.O.E. Road
Canyon Lake, TX 78133-4112
Phone: (830) 964-3341

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See the Canyon Lake website for additional information. Primary recreational opportunities are listed below.

Directions & Lake History/Factoid
Directions: From New Braunfels, 15 miles northwest on FM 306.

Lake History

Factoid: In the early part of the 19th century, the lower Guadalupe River Basin, below the current location of Canyon Lake, had been especially subject to serious flooding. Congress authorized in the 1940's the construction of Canyon Lake Dam. Construction began in 1958, was completed in 1964, dedicated in 1966 and reached the conservation pool by 1968. The lake will turn 50 in 2016. The scenic blue water of the lake is due to its limestone bottom. It averages around 40 feet in depth but can be as deep as 130 feet. Canyon Lake is located about sixteen miles northwest of New Braunfels, Texas, between San Antonio and Austin.

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Recreation areas 1 - 20 of 24 at Canyon Lake

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Canyon Lake Marina     X X X   A        
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Canyon Park N     X     A GS   BE M
Canyon Springs Ramp       X            
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Comal Park       X     A   X BE  
Community Resource and Recreation Area     X       GS X    
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Cranes Mill  Link ro reservation at rec.gov E N D   X X   D        
Cranes Mill Marina     X X X          
Cypress Cove Ramp       X            
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Guadalupe Park           P       H
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Hancock Horse Trail                   Q
Jacobs Creek E N G D   X X X P A G GS X BE H
Lake Canyon Yacht Club     X X X   A        
Lake Forest Ramp       X            
Lake Hills East Ramp       X            
Lake Hills West Ramp       X            
Lake Shores Ramp       X            
Lake Village East Ramp       X            
Lake Village West Ramp       X            
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Little Jacobs Creek       X     G        
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GGroup Camping
DDump Station
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MMultipurpose Trails

* Bike trails upgraded with help from International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA). Visit www.imba.com for more information.


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