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



WORD's monthly board meetings are held on the 3rd Wednesday of every month starting at 5:30 pm. The April 18 board meeting has been cancelled and the next scheduled meeting will be on May 16.  

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22nd Annual Fun Fish Event

WORD's 22nd Annual Fun Fish event was a huge success with over 1,600 people in attendance!  Families came out and enjoyed a fun day of fishing on the Guadalupe River, participating in the educational games, and spending quality time together. 

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Current Boat Ramp Status

 There are 23 boat ramps located around Canyon Lake.  WORD provides services at the 9 free county ramps.  The chart below lists the location and status of each ramp.

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The online payment system has been in the works for the past several months, with multiple tests being run to ensure that it is working properly and functioning as intended. Overall, the testing went well, with only a few minor issues to address. 

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Flood Sirens in WORD District

In September, WORD completed the flood warning system project from Canyon Lake into New Braunfels.  Funding partners on the system are WORD, New Braunfels, Comal County, and Guadalupe County. This system has two components, river gauges and sirens.

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Canyon Lake Master Plan Revision

The Canyon Lake and neighboring areas have experienced tremendous growth over the last decade.  This trend is expected to continue with new residents moving in and tourism reaching the thousands each year.  The USACE can no longer manage the lake today the same way they did nearly 50 years ago. The current Master Plan for Canyon Lake dates back to December 1970 and is long over due for major revisions to handle the growth of the region.



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