Comal Park is a 116-acre park located on the South shore of Canyon Lake near Startzville. This lakefront park is open from March through October as a first-come, first-serve facility.

With two boat ramps, a 1,500 ft swim beach, and a playground, Comal Park is the perfect place to enjoy a day by the lake.


Nichol’s Landing is a small primitive riverfront park in Spring Branch along the Guadalupe River. The park is limited to 20 parking spots, but drop-offs and walk-ins are welcome.

As part of two Texas Paddling Trails, Nichol’s Landing provides recreational opportunities for paddlers and river recreationists. Take a trip to Spring Branch and enjoy a calm day by the Guadalupe River.


Canyon Park is a 485-acre park located on the north shore of Canyon Lake. This lakefront park is open from April through September as a Day Use only facility.

Canyon Park has picnic sites, one boat ramp, a pea gravel beach, and restrooms throughout the park. The park encompasses Canyon Swim Beach and the Madrone Trail.