Cedar Creek Lake

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Gun Barrel City at Cedar Creek Lake

Gun Barrel City, Texas is located on the eastern shore of Cedar Creek Lake and considered by many as the Heart of the lake. The community has grown rapidly since the construction of the reservoir in 1969 and now 5,672 residents call Gun Barrel City home. The City has received several State Honored Awards including The Go Texan Award for becoming a Certified Retirement Community in 2009. Gun Barrel City holds two festivals each year, the July 4th Festival/Concert in the Park and the Christmas Festival/Parade. You can visit the festival website at GunBarrelCityFestivals.net for more information.

Gun Barrel City News and Community

Gun Barrel City Council candidates share views on local smoking ordinances

Depending on how the Gun Barrel City Council election goes May 9, there might be enough support for a local smoking ordinance. Candidates running for the Gun Barrel City Council split along public safety and political lines while discussing...

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State association honors East Cedar Creek Fresh Water Supply District offical

The Texas Rural Water Association recently named East Cedar Creek Fresh Water Supply District General Manager Bill Goheen as “Manager of the Year." He will be featured in the association’s magazine, Quench. The ECCFWSD Board of...

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Animal Friends Gala 2015 to be held at Cedar Creek Country Club

The Animal Friends Gala 2015, to be held April 25 at the Cedar Creek Country Club, is an important fundraiser for the spay/neuter programs for Friends of the Aniamls and the Humane Society of Cedar Creek Lake.  For Friends of the Animals,...

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Krappie Kings films segment on Cedar Creek Lake; show to air in early 2016

The cable television show Krappie Kings will air an episode recently filmed on Cedar Creek Lake in January 2016 on Dish and Direct TV. The show, hosted by Karl Kalonka of Bradford, Ontario in Canada, will be aired on The World Fishing Network. The...

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CedarCreekLake.com, 3 other media outlets to host GBC candidate forum

With the municipal election fast approaching Gun Barrel City residents will be given an opportunity to ask city council candidates questions during a “Meet the Candidates Forum.” The candidate forum will be hosted by CedarCreekLake.com,...

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Gun Barrel City Real Estate

The Island at Cedar Creek Lake

$1,500,000 Waterfront

SIX ACRE WATER FRONT! Over 1600 feet of waterfront at the retaining wall and approximately 6 acres overlooking wide open water makes this property ideal for commercial development. Perfect for condominiums, town-homes, marina, resort,...

Great LakeHouse on Open Water!

$631,000 Waterfront




Approx. 22.119 acres in the heart of Gun Barrel City. Located just a block South of Main St. with frontage on Luther Ln., Welch Ln, and Dunaway Dr., this property is a terrific location for multi-use development with a great deal of flexibility....



In the heart of Gun Barrel City on the prime corner of Main St. and Harbor Pt. Rd., this is the location of the old city hall. Perfect for fast food, office, retail, or mixed use. Restaurant next door, movie theater a block away. Shopping within...


$349,000 Waterfront

Beautifully finished townhome right on the water with plenty of room for entertaining. This end unit is surrounded by trees, patios, and a private fire pit. Views of the lake from almost every window. Recently finished hardwoods, marble, and SS...

Gun Barrel City Vacation Rentals and Cabins

Flamingo Bay-APRIL DISCOUNTS-108 ft. Lakefront - Open Water

Featured Waterfront

Relax at our beautiful Cedar Creek lake home with expansive new deck and dock. Open water lot with 108 feet of lakefront with soft sandy bottom. Best water (smoothest) on the lake for skiing and recreational fun! Email us for more...

Shady Shores - LAKE IS FULL - 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. ...

Seaside Island -LAKE IS FULL- 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...

Your Waterfront Vacation Starts Here!


VillaRosa at Cedar Creek Lake is a spacious ranch-style lake house with three bedrooms, two baths, a full kitchen and two living areas for hours of fun. One living area has a great lake view and cozy fireplace, the other is a game and entertainment...

Almost Seaside - 2800 S.F. Waterfront Paradise - Sleeps 10

Featured Waterfront

With the best open-water location on Cedar Creek Lake, "Almost Seaside" is decorated in the style of Seaside, Florida with bright sunny colors and a fantastic lakefront setting. The best location on Cedar Creek Lake, on open water on the...

Gun Barrel City Recreation

Lakeridge RV Park


Located in Gun Barrel City, TX, LakeRidge RV Park is a full service RV park that offers guests a laid back country setting. Our park is well appointed with large, wide spaces, great amenities, and plenty of events to keep you busy while here. So...

Jalapeno Tree

When you are in the mood for ?Crazy Mexican Food? in a rustic setting, The Jalapeno Tree in Gun Barrel City is waiting to serve you. One of delicacies on the appetrizer menu includes vegetarian quesadillas filled with Monterey jack cheese,...

The Flying Grape & Bean Coffee Gift House

The Flying Grape & Bean Coffee Gift House is not the type of cafe you might expect to find in the rural area of the Gun Barrel City Airpark. From the tastefully decorated rooms to the unique menu of gourmet coffees, Frappaccinos, exotic teas,...

Sandy Shores Marina

Located on the east shore. From US 175, turn east on Texas 334/FM 85. Go through Gun Barrel City and turn left on Big Chief Drive, just before bridge. Boat ramp has parking for 50 vehicles. $3 fee, open all year, privately operated.

Blue Burrito Tex-Mex & Sea Food

Blue Burrito Tex-Mex & Sea Food offers a buffet every day from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. with a variety of foods that include a couple of American food items, but other than that the fare is Tex-Mex and seafood. The dining room has a collection of...

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Cedar Creek Lake Weather Forecast


Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 79

Saturday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 60


Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 82

Sunday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 52


Partly Sunny

Hi: 75

Monday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 52


Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 73

Tuesday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 56

Cedar Creek Lake Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 4/18: 322.06 (+0.06)

Cedar Creek Lake Fishing Report from TPWD (Apr 15)

Water stained to muddy; 63–67 degrees; 0.04’ high. Black bass are good on squarebill crankbaits and Texas rigged creature baits. White bass are good on minnows. Hybrid striper are good on minnows. Crappie are good on minnows and jigs. Catfish are good on prepared bait.