Wild Texas Parks: Overlook Park - Canyon Lake - Canyon Lake, TX
Overlook Park - Canyon Lake
Canyon Lake, Texas (Comal County)
About the Park
Situated on a hilltop at the south end of Canyon Dam, Overlook Park offers a scenic view of Canyon Lake and Dam. The Canyon Lake headquarters of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is located at the park, and visitors are welcome. No camping or picnic facilities are available.
Hikers can take the Verada Real walking trail across Canyon Dam or explore the nature trails along the north side, across from the restrooms.
Wild Texas Notebook
Bird species include:
- migrating warblers
From FM 306, follow South Access Road to Corps of Engineers (C.O.E) Road and turn right and proceed up the hill. From FM 2673 at Sattler, go northwest on South Access Road for 2 miles, turn left on C.O.E. Road and proceed up the hill.
The nearest major Texas cities are: Austin, Corpus Christi, Houston, Laredo, San Antonio
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The park is open from 7 AM to sunset, year round.
The Corps of Engineers headquarters building is open Monday through Friday from 8 AM to 4:30 PM except for national holidays.
There are no fees associated with this park.
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Official Contact Information
The Park is managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers