Cedar Creek Lake

Because Life is Better at the Lake

Cedar Creek Lake

Cedar Creek Lake, the fourth largest lake in Texas with over 320 miles of shoreline, is located just one hour southeast of the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex. The short drive combined with the option for private boathouse ownership makes popular among visitors, "weekenders" and permanent residents alike.  More Lake Information

Cedar Creek Lake Calendar of Events


Payne Springs Fire Rescue Labor Day Bash

Come see Josh McClintock and Blake Payne play on the stage. The winners of our Raffle will be picked at 7:30pm. No cover charge, Donations appreciated.


Rock the Park

Free event with live music and food trucks. Parking donations will be accepted benefiting Gun Barrel City Fire and Police Departments.





Jared Thomas Live at Cedar Creek Brewery

From the very first note you hear you can tell that Jared Thomas and the Vagabonds have managed to intertwine honest, personal lyrics with heart-felt soul, haunting blues riffs, and a bit of hard hitting rock...


Luau 2016

Dinner, dancing, live entertainment, live and silent auction benefiting the Chamber of Commerce

Cedar Creek Lake News and Community

Cedar Creek Lake county officials rescind burn bans in wake of tremendous rainfall

No sooner had officials in Henderson and Kaufman Counties enacted burn bans to combat unrelenting high temperatures and dry conditions, than the rain began to fall. And it fell, and it fell and it continued...

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Cedar Creek Lake Brewery to host 'Oktoberfest'

Cedar Creek Lake Brewery quickly became one of the most happening places on the lake after its launch in 2012. The tradition continues with the observance of Oktoberfest 2016, Saturday, Oct. 1. noon to 10...

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08/19/16 Cedar Creek Lake Fishing Report with BigCrappie.com & DallasFishingCharters.com

We've had lots of rain and the temps are 10-15 degrees cooler than normal for this time of year. It's made getting out on the water much cooler and very enjoyable. Our white bass and hybrids are stacking up...

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TVCC wants to hike property taxes

Trinity Valley Community College’s Board of Directors want to raise the property tax rate by almost one cent. The proposed rate, which would increase from 12.674 cents per $100 valuation to 13,567...

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Go Hawaiian without leaving East Texas

The Cedar Creek Lake Area Chamber pf Commerce will repeat the Hawaiian-themed fall celebration and fundraiser it launched last year. Luau 2016 will be hosted at the East Texas Arboretum and Botanical Society...

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Cedar Creek Lake Real Estate

Waterfalls and Waterview at Beacon Hill

$185,000 Featured

Located only 45 minutes from downtown Dallas in the luxury waterfront community of Beacon Hill, Lot 85 has incredible east facing lake views over a pond a waterfall. It overlooks the signature beacon, and is walking distance to the private marina...

Ultra Luxury on Cedar Creek Lake

$795,000 Featured Waterfront

With almost an acre and over 160 feet of water frontage, Lot 41 at Beacon Hill offers unsurpassed views from sunrise to sunset. South facing to capture the breeze off the water, the north side of the lot faces open space and an incredible water...

Lake Front Lot

$149,000 Featured Waterfront

Beautiful treed canopy. Retaining wall already installed. Diamond Point phase of the Pinnacle Club. Flat lot, perfect for building. Waterfront lot with peaceful views and well appointed surrounding homes. Gated community, with golf, restaurant,...

Lifestyle, Location, Lakeview, Private Marina

$185,000 Featured

Incredible views over the lake from this luxury homesite in Beacon Hill. East facing, you can enjoy afternoons on the deck without roasting in the sun or view the sunset over the water features and open space to the west of the home. Walking...

5 Bedroom Waterfront Home

$329,500 Featured Waterfront

The classic, bring the gang to the lake house! Brick paved drive and walk ways. Awesome treed covered lot, covered patio with additional decking, winding brick path to waterside patio. Plus, single stall boathouse, wave runner lift and a party deck...

Cedar Creek Lake Vacation Rentals and Cabins

Shady Shores - 4 BR/Sleeps 14- 149ft Open Waterfront/Deep Water

Featured Waterfront

Relax at our beautiful Cedar Creek lake home with new screened deck. Open water lot with 149 feet of lakefront and deep water. Best water (smoothest) on the lake for skiing and recreational fun! For more photos, please email us. ...

WOW Factor! 180 Degree View! Open Water! Boat Dock!

Featured Waterfront

PLEASE CHECK CALENDAR for availability. 153 Park Crest, an Oasis on Cedar Creek Lake The minute you walk in the front door, you are hit with the WOW. Fabulous Views! Loads of entertaining space! Spacious deck for picturesque evenings! This...

Water View- The Blue Cottage


Looking for a quiet and cozy couple or small family get away? Have your own cool breezes from a screened porch and a view of the water and boat slip from a brand new deck. Cottage includes full kitchen, linens, towels, dishes, washer and dryer,...

Waterfront Lodge, Cabins, & RVs

Featured Waterfront

We have cabins and RV hook-ups 30 amp. Each cabin is set up for 4 people but can accommodate more at an additional cost. All cabins have a kitchenette, a bathroom with shower, some utensils and plates, a/c/heater, refrigerator, microwave, electric...

Seaside Island - Outdoor Firepit- 4BR, Sleeps 12

Featured Waterfront

Relax at our beautiful Cedar Creek lake home with expansive new deck and dock. Open water lot with 94 feet of lakefront with soft sandy bottom. Best water (smoothest) on the lake for skiing and recreational fun! Email us for more...

Beacon Hill at Cedar Creek Lake

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Cedar Creek Lake Current Weather Alerts

There are no active watches, warnings or advisories.


Cedar Creek Lake Weather Forecast


Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 92

Monday Night

Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 74


Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 93

Tuesday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 75


Partly Sunny

Hi: 94

Wednesday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 75


Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 94

Thursday Night

Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 74

Cedar Creek Lake Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 8/29: 321.30 (-0.70)

Cedar Creek Lake Fishing Report from TPWD (Aug. 24)

Water lightly stained; 81–85 degrees; 0.69’ low. Black bass are good on topwaters, buzzbaits and Texas rigged worms near docks and shallow cover. White bass are good on slabs. Hybrid striper are good on slabs and minnows. Crappie are good on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines.