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


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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WORD's monthly board meetings are held on the 3rd Wednesday of every month starting at 5:30 pm. The next scheduled meeting is on November 28, 2018 at the WORD office located at 1928 FM 2673.  

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Zebra Mussels: What You Can Do to Help

At the January 17 board meeting, board members considered and approved special projects funding in the amount of $7,000 for a zebra mussel study to be conducted downstream of Canyon Lake.

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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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Flood Siren Added to River Rd.


On Friday, September 22, we will be dedicating the new flood siren located on River Road between the 2nd and 3rd bridge crossings.  

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Online Payment System for Permit Holders

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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