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 Calendar of Events


SAT, JUL 4

Gun Barrel City July Fest Concert

GUN BARREL CITY JULY FEST July 3 and 4, 2015 Car Show, Triple T Amusements Carnival Ninja Turtle Pizza Party *SOLD OUT* 106.9 Battle of the Bands, Trio Loco, The Hindenburg Project, Johnny Cooper,...

SAT, APR 4

Gun Barrel City Easter Egg Hunt and Candy Giveaway

Gun Barrel City Easter Egg Hunt & Candy Giveway April 4, 2015 Business Sponsored Candy Giveaway at the Pavilion 2-2:45pm Easter Egg Hunt at the Amphitheater 3pm (by Tennis Courts) For...

SAT, MAR 14

Gun Barrel City Spring Fling/Volunteer Expo

Gun Barrel City is having a FREE Volunteer Expo on March 14th from 2pm to 4pm at the Gun Barrel City Park Pavilion (behind Dairy Queen) for organizations looking to recruit volunteers and showcase...

SAT, MAR 14

CLARK AND BARNES CIRCUS - FAMILY FUN CIRCUS @ GUN BARREL CITY

A BIG TOP CIRCUS IS COMING TO TOWN! Clark and Barnes Circus will have 2 shows on March 14th after the Volunteer Expo at 4:30pm and 7:00pm and the city park. All proceeds will benefit the Gun Barrel City...

FRI, MAR 13

St. Jude Church Fish Fry

The Best Fried Catfish in Gun Barrel City ALL YOU CAN EAT FRIED CATFISH DINNER with Cole Slaw, Hush Puppies, French Fries or Mac n Cheese, Baked Beans and Deserts (while they last) Iced Tea and...

Gun Barrel City News and Community


Gun Barrel City Council appoints Dennis Baade to fill out term of former Mayor Jim Braswell

The Gun Barrel City Council elected Dennis Baade, formerly the mayor pro tem, to fill out the term of former Mayor Jim Braswell who recently resigned. Braswell, whose term would have ended in May 2016, resigned because of his wife's...

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Tarrant Regional Water District hosts 17th Annual Cedar Creek Cleanup; after-party picnic

It's time for the community to get together to clean up the Cedar Creek Lake area and celebrate with a picnic afterwards. For the 17th time, Tarrant Regional Water District will be hosting the event Saturday, Sept. 26, 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. The...

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Gun Barrel City Mayor Jim Braswell resigns, cites family health reasons

The Gun Barrel City Council will be electing a new mayor Aug. 25 to fill the position recently vacated by former Mayor Jim Braswell. Braswell, who was in the second year of his two-term that ends May 2016, cited family health reasons for his...

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Cedar Creek Lake water park Aqua World USA provides cool fun for residents, visitors

Aqua World USA opened its water park this summer on Cedar Creek Lake on the Highway 334 Causeway Bridge island between Seven Points and Gun Barrel City. The water park provides a lakeside experience for residents and visitors who do not own private...

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Gun Barrel City appoints new fire marshal; council considers new fire substation in closed session

The Gun Barrel City Council appointed Fire Chief Joey Lindaman to be the city's new fire marshal Tuesday, July 28. Lindaman, who began volunteering for the city's fire department in 2000 and joined the city staff in 2003, replaces Fire Marshal...

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Gun Barrel City Real Estate


4.202 AC With 550 Ft of Frontage On Main St

$650,000

4.2 acres in Gun Barrel City with 550' of frontage on high traffic Main St. Location is just east of Causeway Bridge. Great location for retail, motel, business service, etc. Gun Barrel is the retail hub of Cedar Creek Lake.

Great LakeHouse on Open Water!

$631,000 Waterfront

SPRAWLING 3-4 BEDROOM 3500 SQ FT RANCH HOME ON A PROFESSIONALLY LANDSCAPED HALF ACRE TREED LOT ON A VERY PRIVATE PENINSULA CLOSE TO DOWNTOWN GUN BARREL CITY, 45 MILES FROM DALLAS..ENTIRE HOME HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH NEW GOURMET KITCHEN, HUGH DINING...

22.119 AC LOCATED IN PRIME LOCATION

$500,000

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....

Best Location On The Lake !

$493,000 Waterfront

On more than 160’ (at the wall) of deep, wide open water on a point facing south, this immaculate ranch style home offers spectacular views, a large covered deck, granite counters, all new steel kitchen appliances and a unique boathouse...

Harbor Light Villas

$449,000 Waterfront

New construction, waterfront, open water views, covered patio & balcony, gated private peninsula. One hour from Dallas, one mile from Main St Gun Barrel City, salt water infinity edge pool, covered boat slips, lighted waterfront walking trail,...

Gun Barrel City Vacation Rentals and Cabins


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. ...

Almost Seaside Waterfront Paradise on Cedar Creek Lake

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...

Your Waterfront Vacation Starts Here!

Waterfront

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...

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...

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...

Gun Barrel City Recreation


Lakeridge RV Park

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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...

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,...

Big Chief Landing

Big Chief Landing was established in 1966. Located just 50 minutes southeast of downtown Dallas, on Hwy 334, in Gun Barrel City, Texas. There is no quicker or convenient place to get on the water at Cedar Creek Lake. Come check out our recreation...

Dallas Fishing Charters at Cedar Creek Lake

Full-time Fishing Guide and Instruction Service on Cedar Creek Lake. We specialize in catching what's biting the best & keeping you on fish. We provide every customer with quality fishing equipment and the latest side image fish finders...

Tommy's Bar B Que

Tucked away on Old Gun Barrel Lane is Tommy's Bar B Que, an old fashioned joint with all of the traditional Texas food favorites and a rustic interior that takes you back in time. There are metal hangings on the wall reminiscent of Texas ranching...

Harbor Light Villas on Cedar Creek Lake

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Cedar Creek Lake Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 8/29: 320.84 (-1.16)



Cedar Creek Lake Fishing Report from TPWD (Aug. 26)

Water stained; 86–91 degrees; 1.05 low. Black bass are good on squarebill crankbaits, spinnerbaits and topwaters. White bass are good on minnows and slabs. Hybrid striper are good on slabs. Crappie are good on minnows. Catfish are good on trotlines and prepared bait.