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, JAN 14

Low Cost Shot and Microchip Clinc, Friends of the Animals

Low-Cost Vaccination/Microchip Clinic Set For Saturday, January 14 10am-noon Held on the Second Saturday of each month, Friends of the Animals will hold the next low-cost...

SAT, DEC 10

Low Cost Shot and Microchip Clinc, Friends of the Animals

Low-Cost Vaccination and Microchip Clinic Set For Saturday, December 10 10am-noon Held on the Second Saturday of each month, Friends of the Animals will hold the next low-cost vaccination and microchip...

MON, OCT 31

Gun Barrel City Monster Mash Bash

Gun Barrel City's Halloween Dance, Costume Contest and Glow in the Dark Egg Hunt Gun Barrel City Pavilion October 31, 2016 8:00PM--9:30PM Age groups for contest are: 6 & under, 7 to 13 & 14...

SAT, OCT 8

LOW-COST VACCINATION/MICROCHIP CLINIC

Saturday, October 8 from 10am-Noon, Friends of the Animals will hold a low-cost vaccination/microchip clinic for all area residents. It will be held at the Friends' clinic in the southeast corner of...

SAT, SEP 10

Rock the Park

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

Gun Barrel City News and Community


Longtime Gun Barrel City secretary retires

Gun Barrel City's longtime City Secretary Christi Eckerman retired on Wed. Dec. 21, after 20 years of service. A retirement party was held in her honor on Tuesday after the regularly scheduled city council meeting. Friends, employees and former...

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GBC resets Christmas parade

If you missed the Gun Barrel City Christmas parade last Saturday because of bad weather, don't worry. The parade was rescheduled for Saturday, Dec. 10 for the same reason. The parade will begin at 6 p.m. Floats will begin lining up at 4 p.m. behind...

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Gun Barrel City to host Christmas Parade and Fireworks Show

Gun Barrel City will host a Christmas Parade and Fireworks to Music Saturday, Dec. 3 at 6 p.m. The parade will start at Gun Barrel City Park and travel west on Highway 334 to Bealls and return to the park. Thirty minutes after the parade ends the...

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Bass fishing tournament set for Cedar Creek Lake

Gun Barrel City will host a bass fishing tournament March 3-4 at Tom Finley Park. Texas Tournament Zone will pay out $20,000 for the first place prize. Gun Barrel City will pay $5,000 from the city’s Hotel Motel Tax fund for promoting and...

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Toys for Tots reaches out to needy families

The Gun Barrel City Toys for Tots will be accepting Christmas applications for families in need through Dec. 12. Applications can be filled out Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to noon or 1 p.m. to 3 p.m, at Gun Barrel City Hall located on...

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Gun Barrel City Real Estate


Waterfront Spec Home Under Construction!

$459,500 Featured Waterfront

Convenient to Dallas in Gun Barrel City, the layout features a spacious master bedroom with a spectacular open water view. The home boasts custom trim, granite counters, covered patio and large game room with wet bar and a covered balcony. The...

Extremely Versatile Commercial Opportunities!

$439,000 Featured

Extremely versatile for light MFG or service industry such as daycare. Approx 10,000 sq. ft. metal building extremely clean and well insulated. Two large work spaces-one open space is approx 3,600 sq. ft. heat/air; second open space is approx 2,400...

Business Opportunity!

$429,000

Opportunity to own your own business! This 2,050 sq. ft. building is right in the hub of Gun Barrel City. 3 different storefronts with outdoor covered patio. Inventory available with separate agreement. Central heat & air, office w/bath, outside...

Prime Commercial Building Site!

$385,000 Waterfront

PRIME BUILDING SITE! On Highway 334 in the heart of Gun Barrel City, high traffic count. Close to Wal Mart. Great for restaurant, or shopping. Has approximately 273.6 ft. of water frontage.

UPDATED HOME ON OPEN WATER!

$369,000 Waterfront

Well maintained home on open, deep water recently updated with granite counter tops, new range, porcelain tile floor and freshly painted throughout. Two large living areas and spacious covered deck overlooking open water. Waterside master. Need a...

Gun Barrel City Vacation Rentals and Cabins


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...

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. ...

Flamingo Bay-Outdoor Firepit-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...

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...

Gun Barrel City Recreation


Lakeridge RV Park

Featured

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...

Coconut Island Bar & Grill

Lakeside restaurant and nightclub on the island off of the causeway connecting Seven Points to Gun Barrel City. Open for lunch and dinner, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. all week long. Bar and patio open until midnight Sunday through Thursday, until 2...

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...

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,...

Cochran's Cafeteria

When you want a wide variety of good home-cooked food served fast to eat-in or carry out at a convenient Gun Barrel City location, Cochran's Cafeteria is the ideal destination. For dining in the cafeteria is spotless, and the atmosphere is pleasant....

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Cedar Creek Lake Weather Forecast

Friday

Partly Sunny

Hi: 73

Friday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 52

Saturday

Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 72

Saturday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 50

Sunday

Breezy

Hi: 66

Sunday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 43

Monday

Sunny

Hi: 69

Monday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 48


Cedar Creek Lake Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 1/20: 321.91 (-0.09)



Cedar Creek Lake Fishing Report from TPWD (Jan. 18)

Water lightly stained; 49–52 degrees; 1.14’ low. Black bass are good on lipless crankbaits, split shot Flukes and suspending jerkbaits. White bass are fair on slabs. Hybrid striper are fair on slabs. Crappie are good on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines and prepared bait.