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Group Camping Areas
Canyon Lake is a fantastic place to hold an event for a family, group, club, business or organization. We have four (4) group shelters and five (5) group RV/Camping sites located in two parks: Canyon and Potters Creek. RV and tent camping are allowed in Potters Creek sites, while tent camping only is allowed in Canyon Park facilities. These group shelters (AKA: Group Pavilions) are very popular for events, so please make reservations in advance.
If you wish to plan an event at any of the locations then you MUST apply for a Special Event Permit from the Canyon Lake Office. A special event is anything not limited to your immediate family or a small group or that goes in excess of the capacity limitations for group areas or if you wish to have exclusive use of a certain portion of a park. Just call 830-964-3341 to discuss with us specific needs for your proposed event or go to the Contact Page to email a request for a permit. All activities must have a permit.
Special events include, but are not exclusive, to the list below:Weddings, charitable events, fishing tournaments, emergency services training classes, youth group camp-outs, triathlons, military training exercises, educational outing, Boy Scout or Girl Scout campout, Sorority or Fraternity activity, club meetings and outings, business workshops, large family picnics or reunions, birthday parties and a variety of others activities.
Click here to view the current Goup Shelter Policies.
Canyon Park: Two (2) Camping Group Shelter & One (1) Day Use Group Shelter
Potter's Creek Park: One (1) group shelter, Five (5) Group RV/Camping sites