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Swimming at Canyon Lake
Swimming is allow at Canyon lake outside of restricted areas, though, for your safety,
it is highly recommended that swimming is conducted at designated swim beaches. Swimming, wading, snorkeling
or scuba diving at one's own risk is permitted, except at boat launching sites, designated mooring points and
public docks, or other areas so designated by the District Commander. An international diver down, or inland
diving flag must be displayed during underwater activities. Diving, jumping or swinging from trees, bridges or
other structures which cross or are adjacent to project waters is prohibited. Your safety is our concern! Make sure
to visit our Water Safety Page to learn more about remaining safe around the water.
Designated Swim Beach Locations
Potters Creek ParkPotters Creek Park is a USACE operated campground that, along with its designated swim beach, offers RV, group, tent and screened shelter camping, a boat ramp and group camping shelter. This swim beach is reserved for campground users with a valid reservation.
Canyon ParkCanyon Park is located on the north side of the lake and operated by the Water-Oriented Recreation District (WORD) of Comal County. For more information on the designated swim beaches and other opportunities at Canyon Park, please visit the WORDCC website.
Comal ParkComal Park is located on the south side of the lake and operated by the Water-Oriented Recreation District (WORD) of Comal County. For more information on the designated swim beach and other opportunities at Comal Park, please visit the WORDCC website.