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Water Conditions


Average visibility is 5 to 10 feet sometimes better. Normally gets much better below the thermalcline.

Water Surface Temp

Temperatures peak in the high 80s  in summer.

Water Thermal cline

5 to 10 degrees from surface tempature. 

Aquatic Life

Large Bass, Catfish, purch and more.

Max Depth

 Over 120 Feet. 

Underwater terrain

Nice ledges and trees in some areas. 

Underwater Sights 

Off the shore of North Park there are Cars, Motorcycles, Platforms, Boats and much more. 



Area Dive Shops




Goofy's Scuba Den

(830) 964-2222

Air fills and rentals.

From North Park turn right on 306. Dive shop will be on the left about 4 miles. Dive shop is located past Goofy's Restaurant. Look for the dive flag.  

Deep Freddy's Dive Shop


Deep Freddy's Dive Shop is no longer is business as of 2003. I know we will all miss them.


The Dive Shop

(512) 396-3483

Full Service Dive Shop, air Fills, Repairs and Sales. Open 7 days a week.


Located about 20 miles from North Park. Just West of San Marcos on HWY 32.

Duggan Dive Shop

(210) 658-7495 

Full Service Dive Shop, Tank refills with oxygen, nitrogen, and helium, Equipment Sales, Dive training from beginner to instructor.


Located about 36 miles from North Park. Just North of San Antonio in Universal City.



and Accommodations


Maricopa Riverside Lodge

(800) 460-8891

NA 5 NA N Y NA NA Y N N NA Lodge sits on the Guadalupe River Hose Shoes, Volleyball, swings, Slides picnic area, Bar-B-Q pits.

The Holiday Lodge

(830) 964-3693

NA NA Y N N N N Y Y Y 70 Lodge is located 100 yards from shoreline, upper rooms have lake view.  3 minutes from boat ramp.  Kitchenettes currently have frig, microwave, sink and coffee maker. No smoking indoors. (Hot tub Grotto with lake view, play ground and pool planed for next year) Lodge within 10 miles of north park, accurate distance will be provided in August.

La Quinta Inn San Marcos

(512) 392-8800

NA 25 NA NA Y NA Y Y N N 55 Prices may fluctuate with season. Children under18 free, Laundry and Valet services.


             Camping              Facilities


North Park

(830) 964-3341

NA 0 Y Y N N N N N N 8 Covered picnic tables. Shore diving from park, boat ramp located at Jacobs Creek Park about 5 minutes away.

Potters Creek

(830) 964-3341

NA 10 Y Y Y Y N N Y N 8 Covered picnic tables at camp sites, swim beach.



Dinning Establishments


Main Menu


Papa Dock's Cafe

(830) 935-4335

Seafood and Steaks.

Located at Canyon Lake Marina. Dinning area overlooks the lake.


(830) 899-6054

Steaks, Seafood,  Chicken.
For lunch grab a Hamburger, Club Sandwich, or a BLT.
Breakfast buffet
every Saturday and Sunday morning.

Located at intersection of FM 3159 and Startz Road 1 mile north of FM 2673.



Area Attractions




Natural Bridge Caverns

(210) 651-6101

Large cave with spectacular formations.

26495 Natural Bridge Caverns Rd.
Natural Bridge Caverns, Texas 78266

Schlitterbahn Waterpark

(830) 608-1902

Water Slides, Wave pool, Inner tube Rides and more.

3150 IH-35 South
New Braunfels, Texas 78130


Other Area Information


Complete Canyon Lake Information has not been accessible for a while, but link will continue in case there are some technical difficulties.


Canyon Lake Chamber of Commerce

(830) 964-2223

Canyon Lake Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 1435
Canyon Lake, Texas 78130-1435


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