Contact Information

Mailing Address:

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Canyon Lake Office
601 C.O.E. Road
Canyon Lake, Texas 78133

Hours: M-F 8am - 4:30pm
Phone:  (830) 964-3341
Fax:  (830) 964-2215

Lake Coordinates
N 29°51.669’

W 098°11.765’



Camping Reservations



Pass Program Info

America the Beautiful

Senior Pass Access Pass

Military Pass


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Welcome to Canyon Lake

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth District Welcomes You to Canyon Lake, located in South Central Texas.

Our Core Missions:

Provide flood damage reduction to the Guadalupe River Basin below Canyon Lake, supply water to local municipalities and offer some of the best water recreation in Texas.

Canyon Lake
30 MAY 2015
Current Elevation Normal Elevation Release
926.89 909.00 2480 cfs
Reservoir Control Section

In Flow To Lake: Spring Branch Gage             Out Flow From Dam: Sattler Gage

Cranes Mill Tent Section

Potters Creek Loop 2 Underwater

Canyon Park Causeway Road


Latest News and Updates

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New Park Hours

All Parks, except North Park, will open at 8 am from this time forward.

North Park is still 9 am.

To view a full yearly park hours schedule, CLICK HERE


Use link below to see the latest ruling and guidelines set up by Comal Count.

Comal County Fire Marshall

Use link below to see the guidleines for burning and cooking in the parks during a burn ban.

Park Rules     Picture Guide

NEW Water Safety

This month we are covering The Top 5 Excuses for NOT wearing a life jacket.

Excuses Don't Save Lives, Life Jackets Do

Drop The Excuse, Wear the Jacket

Use the link below to access our monthly message with links to articles and videos.

Water Safety Messages

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Facility Closures/Openings

Click link below to see which ramps, docks and parks are open or closed.

Closure Info

Park Reservations

Potters Creek Park or Cranes Mill Park Reservations NOT available Until After July 2015 Due to Flooding.

You may reserve for later this year, but if damage from flooding is severe enough, the park reopening will be delayed until later in the year.


Special Events

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Future Event
Event When Location Project Description Contact


Click on forms below to download

To register for NPLD this year, please download the forms on the right, fill them in and get them to us. You can email, fax or bring them to us in person.
Sept 11th Freedom Walk
Friday, 11th of Sept. 2015
Overlook Park, and Canyon Dam
Annual walk to remember.

National Public Lands Day



19th Sept 2015

Overlook Park, Guadalupe Trail, North Park, Comal Park, and other sites as needed.

Repair/care of trails, trim vegetations, erosion control, Amphitheater repair, water clean up, shoreline clean up, fishing pier trail, and others as is seen fit to include.

Flyer (full color)

Flyer (black & White)

Info Packet

Registration Form

Volunteer Agreement Form

Talent Show Info!

Canyon Lake Images

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Historic Canyon Lake Image Game

Can You Guess The Location Of This Historic Image?

Historic Office Image

Stock Archive Photo

Answer: Original Lake Office for Canyon Lake.

If you have any old or current images of the lake, water recreation activities or local animals from around Canyon Lake that you want to share, then please send a copy to us and we will rotate the images above so others can see your shared memories. You can email the pics to the email address listed on the contacts page.

Natural Resources

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We all have a responsibility to protect our natural resources.

Clicking on the title above will take you to our page that is dedicated to this topic.

Please click the BIG Green letters above to learn more.

Water Safety

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We have recreational water safety videos, books and handouts available to anyone that needs them. They are great for teaching your kids or for school programs. Please contact the office to find out how to get your copies today. Canyon Lake has supplies currently in stock and available FREE to anyone and everyone on a first come first serve bases.


Local Water Safety Message

Please click on the link to the right to go directly to our Local Water Safety Messages. This message will have updates periodically as needed.


Water Safety Messages




National Security

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National Security

The Department of Homeland Security recently replaced the color-coded Homeland Security Advisory System with a new system to advise the public on current security issues in the country. The new process is call the National Terrorism Advisory system, or NTAS. To read more about the system please use the link below.



Nation wide alerts appear in the box below when issued.


This site last updated on May 22, 2015