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 Camping

Shady Oaks Riverside Rv Retreat

Shady Oaks Riverside Rv Retreat offers an incredible place to enjoy your time at Lake Buchanan. The RV retreat location offers year-round access with spacious parking. Clean restrooms are available on-site in...

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...

Rockaway RV Park

Rockaway RV Park, located on Lake Buchanan offers a delightful waterfront location for RV camping. This pet-friendly location offers park restrooms, laundry facilities, boat ramp access in a quiet location....

Poppy's Point - RV Camping

Poppy's Point offers RV camping spaces with thirty and fifty amp electric hookups, water services, plus sewer. Park amenities include BBQ locations, pool access, boat ramps, dock access, free parking,...

Canyon of the Eagles - A Calibre Resort

Canyon of the Eagles - A Calibre Resort - offers RV camping as well as tent camping in Burnet, Texas near Lake Buchanan. The establishment offers a variety of amenities including electric hookups, water,...

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


Lake Buchanan Marinas

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:...

Wild Duck Marina

Offer yearly and monthly boat slip rentals. Call for Availability.

Burnet County Park Boat Ramp

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

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...

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...

Lake Buchanan What To Do

Burnet Antique Mall

Burnet Antique Mall is an antique store near Lake Buchanan. The mall offers views of a variety of older unique items for sale. The mall is open daily and offers small-town charm. For more info, please call...

Torr Na Lochs Vineyard & Winery

The Torr Na Lochs Vineyard & Winery offers time to relax and taste new wines made using only Texas-grown fruit. The establishment also offers a beautiful facility for weddings and events. For more info,...

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...

Buchanan General Store

The Buchanan General Store is located in Burnet, Texas close to Lake Buchanan. The store is open Tuesday through Sunday and offers a variety of general store items. For more info, please call 512-793-6600.

Perissos Vineyard and Winery

Perissos Vineyard and Winery is located in Burnet, Texas near Lake Buchanan. The vineyard offers test tasting and excellent wine selections grown from Texas fruit. The winery is open daily for your...

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Lake Buchanan Weather Forecast


Thunderstorms Likely

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Friday Night

Partly Cloudy

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Slight Chance Thunderstorms

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Saturday Night

Mostly Cloudy

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Chance Thunderstorms

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Sunday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

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