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


FRI, SEP 17

Live Show: Knuckheadz

Enjoy a comedy show at Reverend Jim's Dam Pub from 8 PM to 10 PM with Dee Jay Vasquez and Stever Farmer.

SAT, SEP 18

2021 KBP Annual Golf Tournament

The tournament will be happening at Legends Golf Course Club House. Players can register for $80 per person, including food, and $15 per ticket for optional guest dinner tickets. Per player, a maximum of two...

SAT, SEP 25

Live Music: Dale Watson

Dale Watson and Lone Stars will be performing at Iron Wolf Ranch & Distillery. This is a fundraising event to be donated to Help Tiann Beat Breast Cancer. The tickets price are $10.

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


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.

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...

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.

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...

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...

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...

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...

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.

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...

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:...

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


Longhorn Bait Shop

The Longhorn Bait Shop is located in Burnet, Texas near Lake Buchanan. The business offers fishing supplies for the area. Business hours are from 6 am to 10 pm seven days per week. For more info, please call...

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...

Payne's Bar-B-Q Shak

Payne's Bar-B-Q Shak offers delicious, mouthwatering BBQ in Burnet, Texas near Lake Buchanan. The establishment offers take out options on Fridays and Saturdays. For menu options and more info, please call...

Delaware Springs Golf Course

Delaware Springs Golf Course offers an 18 hole course for golfing enthusiasts in the best Hill Country. Whether you desire to improve your game or take time away from your busy life, you will enjoy playing on...

The Dam Grill

The Dam Grill offers American cuisine for visitors to the Lake Buchanan area. The restaurant offers dine-in and take out options for a selection of comfort foods and home-cooked meals. For menu options and...

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Lake Buchanan Weather Forecast

Thursday

Mostly Sunny

Hi: 92

Thursday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 68

Friday

Mostly Sunny

Hi: 95

Friday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 70

Saturday

Mostly Sunny

Hi: 94

Saturday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 69

Sunday

Mostly Sunny

Hi: 91

Sunday Night

Clear

Lo: 68