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

Water Safety

YOUR SAFETY IS IMPORTANT TO US! Please follow all water laws and safety advice while utilizing our waterways.

  • Play sober. Alcohol and water activities do not mix
  • Know boating laws before you go out
  • Operate at a safe speed
  • Wear your life jacket
  • Watch the weather. Get out of the water during lighting storms or high winds
  • No jumping from bridges or cliffs
  • Pets must be on a leash at all times
  • Plan: Let someone know where you are. File a FLOAT plan
  • Swim only in designated areas and never swim alone. Don’t overestimate your swimming skills
  • Use designated shuttle stops and parking areas
  • Don’t forget the sunscreen, water shoes, sunglasses, and plenty of water to drink
  • Know the flows before you go. To check current river flows, click here.

Links for additional information on water safety:

US Army Corps of Engineers
Texas Parks & Wildlife
United States Power Squadrons
United States Coast Guard Auxiliary
Nobody's Waterproof
Lower Colorado Water Authority
Danger Without Intentions