Lake Buchanan


Lake Buchanan is a reservoir in Texas that was created in 1939 with the building of the Buchanan Dam on the Colorado River in Texas Hill Country. Lake Buchanan is the largest and the first of the Texas Highland Lakes, and offers an excellent weekend or vacation destination for recreational boaters, fishing and leisure just one hour's drive from Austin, Texas.  More Lake Information

Lake Buchanan Calendar of Events


SAT, DEC 4

Meet & Greet: Seckond Chaynce, DJ Strizzo, Undeniable Muzik

Meet & Greet with Seckond Chaynce, DJ Strizzo, and Undeniable Muzik. This will be held in Brass Hall.

SUN, DEC 5

Live Music: Jingle & Mingle with Matthew Dowd

TReMMR, a local favorite, will be performing live. There will be snacks, merchandise, and fun. They're only accepting vaccinated people.

THU, DEC 16

The Christmas Ball

Tickets will cost $75 for those aged 21 and over, and $60 for those aged 18 to 20. Join us at Lone Star Oaks for a magnificent evening of dancing the night away with cocktails, pastries, and music.

FRI, DEC 17

Inks Ranch Climbing Festival

This event is open to the public and is free of charge. However, a $35 donation to Access Fund's work in Texas and beyond is recommended. It will happen from Dec 17 at 5 PM through Dec 19 at 8 PM. Two...

Lake Buchanan Camping


Lazy Rayzz RV Park

Lazy Rayzz RV Park is located at Buchanan Dam, Texas. The RV park offers a gated community with a number of amenities. The sites are large for spacious comfort with laundry facilities on the premises. Monthly...

Black Rock Park

Park Information With an ample shoreline, this 25-acre lakeside park offers swimming, kayaking and bank fishing. If you're planning an event, Black Rock Park's picnic areas and rental facilities are ideal for...

Freedom Lives Ranch RV Resort

Opened February 2020. Clubhouse with full kitchen and bathrooms. Outdoor kitchen and hot tub coming Spring 2021. Pet friendly. Dog park, boarding and bath house. Horse boarding and rides. Quiet, peaceful...

Inks Lake State Park - Camping

Inks Lake State Park offers a wonderful place to camp with family and friends. The state park is in Burnet County at 3630 Park Road 4 West. For more info, please call 512-793-2223.

Bluebonnet Cove Casitas and RV Park

W Lake Buchanan waterfront RV and cabin sites with a fishing pier, beach on 13.5 acres.

Lake Buchanan Fishing


Bosstriper Fishing Guide Service

Hi there! We've been offering Lake Buchanan striper trips for over 20 years now. We specialize in down rigging artificial baits and live bait fishing in Lake Buchanan. Mainly using Ugly Stik rods on Abu Garcia...

Fernandez Striper Fishing Guide Service

Fernandez Striper Fishing Guide Service Lake Buchanan Striper Guide Service is what you are looking for eh? Well then, let me tell you a little about myself. Let me begin on a personal note: I have been...

Ray's Striper Fishing Guide Service

You can count on Ray Williamson to provide you with everything you need to catch stripers. I enjoy guiding novice and experienced fishermen on Lake Buchanan in the beautiful Hill Country of Central Texas. I...

Ken Milam Guide Service

KEN MILAM GUIDE SERVICE OFFERS HALF DAY OR FULL DAY GUIDED STRIPED AND HYBRID BASS FISHING TRIPS ON LAKE BUCHANAN IN THE BEAUTIFUL HILL COUNTRY OF CENTRAL TEXAS. WE FURNISH ALL BAIT, TACKLE AND EQUIPMENT...

Lake Buchanan Marinas


Burnet County Park Boat Ramp

Single boat ramp so can get backed up but well maintained.

Thunderbird Lodge Marina

Marina Lake Buchanan is famous for boating, fishing and other water sports. Our convenient marina will give you easy access to your boat. We also have slips available to accommodate larger boats. Slips:...

Beachcomber Park Boat Ramp

Since Lake Buchanan is not a constant level lake, Beachcomber Park's 2 boat launches are adaptable to changing situations. A new addition in 2000 will allow boats to launch when the lake is low. Boat docks and...

Alexader's Point - Boat Ramp & Docks

Since 1942 Alexander Point has been a fishing camp accommodating fishermen visiting Lake Buchanan. Located at the highway's end, deep in the Texas Hill Country, we are at the mid-point of Lake Buchanan. Up...

Thunderbird Lodge Texas - Boat Rentals

Rent a Boat Don't have a boat? No problem. We have kayaks and power boats for our guests. Gas for boats and fishing bait are available at our marina. For the avid fishermen in your family, ask about the...

Lake Buchanan What To Do


Rainbow Hearth Retreat Center

Rainbow Hearth Retreat Center, located near Lake Buchanan offers a getaway retreat for the inner child. During your stay, you will enjoy being pampered and relaxing once again. For package information, please...

Longhorn Cavern State Park

The Longhorn Cavern State Park is a beautiful and fun place to visit while in the area. The park offers Cavern Tours, walking tours, wild cave tours, hiking locations, historical buildings, and other state...

Fort Croghan Grounds & Museum

The Fort Croghan Grounds & Museum is a history museum near Lake Buchanan. The museum is also a landmark and historical place. The fort was the third of four forts established by the US government to...

S&H Trading Post and More

The S&H Trading Post and More offer a nice selection of intriguing merchandise near Lake Buchanan. The store holds sixteen-hundred square feet of shopping items. It's definitely a place you don't want to...

Highlander House of Buffet & Steakhouse

The Highlander House of Buffet & Steakhouse offers a comfort food buffet and delicious steak options. The family-owned business has served the Lake Buchanan community for over twenty-five years. For more...

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Lake Buchanan Weather Forecast

Tuesday

Mostly Sunny

Hi: 73

Tuesday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 50

Wednesday

Partly Sunny

Hi: 75

Wednesday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 52

Thursday

Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 75

Thursday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 57

Friday

Partly Sunny

Hi: 78

Friday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 55