Canyon Lake + Guadalupe River Area (830) 907-2300

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Lake & River Conditions

Our news page has been down for awhile and we have recently been able to make updates again.  There are still some kinks to work through, but should be resolved soon.  Thank you for your patience as we work through the issues.   All boat ramps except 21 and 22 are open at this time.  

The lines to launch watercraft have drastically decreased now that there are more ramps to launch from.  Currently, the lake level is slightly above 909 msl, very close to normal elevation.   Flows on the Guadalupe River are down to safe recreational levels for tubing and kayaking.

After July 4 weekend, the flows were reduced to the 300cfs range and have pretty much stayed there for most of the month.  On July 30, GBRA released the following information on releases for Canyon Dam:

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Fall Clean-up Event in September

Keep Canyon Lake Beautiful (KCLB) and the US Army Corps of Engineers are jointly participating in National Public Lands Day scheduled for September 19, 2015.  Calling all volunteers to sign-up and spend a fun day working in various capacities including trash pick-up, dive cleanups, beautification projects, facility repairs, improvement of trails, etc.  Everyone is invited – individuals, families, churches, schools, businesses! 

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Current Boat Ramp Status

There are 23 boat ramps located around Canyon Lake. The chart below lists each ramp, location, and status as of August 4, 2015 or for a printable version of Canyon Lake and location of ramps, fees, and operators, click here.  

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Chart of River Laws on the Guadalupe

The river laws in the unincorporated area of Comal County (Canyon Lake) are different than the laws within the City of New Braunfels. The chart below lists these differences on the Guadalupe River only.

River Laws Map River Laws Chart

For more information on river laws in New Braunfels, visit their website at