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


THU, OCT 7

Annual Buckaroo Ball

Come and attend the Annual Buckaroo Ball on Oct 7, 2021, at 6 PM. There will be a live and silent auction, live music with western playboys, BBQ, vacation station, and raffle.

THU, OCT 14

Utopia Fest

Utopia Fest is back and will be happening from Oct 14 - 16, 2021. There are many activities awaiting - hiking, mountain biking, yoga, golf, free car camping and parking, and many more. Visit www.utopiafest.com...

Lake Buchanan Camping


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...

Hi-Line Lake Resort

Hi-Line Lake Resort offers RV camping near Lake Buchanan. The location offers quiet solitude and peaceful surroundings. Rentals are available on a monthly basis. The establishment offers seven waterfront...

Bluebonnet Cove Casitas and RV Park

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

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...

Long Mountain RV Park

Long Mountain RV Park offers a location near Lake Buchanan to park your RV. The park is located at Buchanan Dam, Texas. For directions and more info, please call 512-793-2300.

Lake Buchanan Fishing


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...

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...

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...

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...

Lake Buchanan Marinas


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...

Wild Duck Marina

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

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:...

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...

Burnet County Park Boat Ramp

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

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...

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...

Highland Lakes Squadron- Commemorative Air Force

Highland Lakes Squadron- Commemorative Air Force. also known as the CAF, is the largest flying museum in the world. The museum offers views of more than one-hundred-sixty flying WWII era aircraft. Browse...

Falkenstein Castle

The Falkenstein Castle allows you to experience the majesty of Bavaria in the Texas Hill Country. The castle is located in Burnet, Texas near Lake Buchanan. The establishment offers private events, weddings,...

Sisters Serenity Spa & Salon

Sisters Serenity Spa & Salon offers spa and salon services in Burnet, Texas near Lake Buchanan. The spa is open from Tuesdays through Saturdays for your convenience. For more info, please call 512-553-0234.

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Lake Buchanan Weather Forecast

Wednesday

Sunny

Hi: 85

Wednesday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 56

Thursday

Sunny

Hi: 87

Thursday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 56

Friday

Mostly Sunny

Hi: 88

Friday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 58

Saturday

Mostly Sunny

Hi: 88

Saturday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 59