Cedar Creek Lake

Because Life is Better at the Lake

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, 5K Run, Triple T Amusements Carnival Ninja Turtle Pizza Party 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


3 city officials turned out of office in Gun Barrel City, Tool elections; Eustace mayor prevails

Former Gun Barrel City Economic Development Corp. President Linda Rankin unseated her longtime political foe on the City Council in the May 9 election. In the three-way race for the Place 5 seat in Gun Barrel City, Rankin took 57 percent of...

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Spay/Neuter surgery vouchers for large dogs offered by Cedar Creek Lake group

Large, unadoptable dogs overpopulate animal shelters, and they often wind up euthanized rather than adopted. Friends of the Animals Low-Cost Spay and Neutering Clinic in Gun Barrel City recently received a grant to provide financial assistance...

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Coconut Island Bar & Grill opening delayed until May 15; manager promises grand presentation

One of the biggest questions on Cedar Creek Lake is "When will Coconut finally open." Coconut Island Bar & Grill manager Laurie Caves said that will occur on May 15, when the restaurant and night club finally opens the door to the public....

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Early voting underway on Cedar Creek Lake; residents watch Tarrant County election

Early voting is underway on Cedar Creek Lake for multiple county, city and school board races in advance of the May 9 general election. Voters will also determine the fate of a $3 million proposed bond for capital improvements in Malakoff...

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Southside Bank to close Seven Points branch; Brookshire's may expand pharmacy

Southside Bank of Tyler notified employees and customers last week it planned to close the Seven Points branch on Cedar Creek Lake in late July. The branch bank at 210 S. Seven Points Blvd. in Brookshire's grocery story will...

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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,...

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....

Harbor Light Villas

$449,000 New 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


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...

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...

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...

Lake Jackson Seafood Restaurant

Lake Jackson Seafood Restaurant in Gun Barrel City offers a full menu of homemade steamed, boiled and fried seafoods. It includes Red Snapper, Flounder, King Crab, Snow Crab, Lobster, Shrimp, Oysters, Crawfish and Scallops prepared in a variety of...

China Cafe

If it's Asian food you are fancying, the China Caf? offers a huge buffet with all of your favorites and some American foods as well. For starters there are egg drop, hot and sour and wonton soups, egg rolls, fried wontons and dumplings. Asian...

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,...

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Cedar Creek Lake Weather Forecast

Tuesday

Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 84

Tuesday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 71

Wednesday

Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 86

Wednesday Night

Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 70

Thursday

Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 85

Thursday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 71

Friday

Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 83

Friday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 70


Cedar Creek Lake Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 5/26: 322.66 (+0.66)



Cedar Creek Lake Fishing Report from TPWD (May 20)

Water stained to muddy; 73–77 degrees; 0.18’ high. Black bass are fair on Texas rigged soft plastics near docks and shallow cover. White bass are good on minnows. Hybrid striper are good on minnows. Crappie are good on jigs. Catfish are good on prepared bait.