Lake LBJ Tourist Guide and Visitors Guide for boating, fishing,
Lake LBJ cabins, RV parks, resorts, Lake LBJ real estate.

In the Highland Lakes and Texas Hill Country

Water sports are very popular on Lake LBJ.

Lake LBJ was named after President Lyndon B. Johnson, who served as the 36th President of the United States from 1963 to 1969. It is part of the Highland Lakes chain of seven lakes starting in Austin and going northwest for over 85 miles.  Lake LBJ starts near Horseshoe Bay, 45 miles from Austin, and goes all of the way to Kingsland.  

Sailing on Lake LBJ
Sailing on Lake LBJ

Lake LBJ is normally a constant level lake and is just over 21 miles long with a maximum width of 10,800 feet.  Lake LBJ is perfect for sailing, boating and all water related activities.

Relaxing by Lake LBJ at Sandyland
Relaxing by Lake LBJ

Lake LBJ is a popular lake for boating and water skiing.  Tourists are attracted from all over Texas and the U.S. to take advantage of this big beautiful lake.  Many people in Austin, Houston, San Antonio and Dallas own weekend lake homes on the lake.  Many of these people also retire in the area.

Shore at Sandyland

The shores of the lake are dotted with nice homes with boat houses and automatic boat lifts.  There are several communities along the lake: Kingsland, Highland Haven, Granite Shoals, Sunrise Beach, Deer Haven, Blue Lake and Horseshoe Bay.  Lake LBJ is a great retirement area as well as a recreational area.  This area has been rated in the top three areas of the U.S. for retirement.

Lake LBJ is a great place to rent a cabin, condo, motel or park your RV.  All are open year round.  RV Parks located on the waterfront of Lake LBJ in Kingsland, allow you to enjoy watching all of the boating activity on the lake.  The sunsets are absolutely beautiful over the lake.   There are also vacation rental homes along the lake.

waterpark at Lake LBJ Yacht Club and Marina
Kids love the Water Park at the
Lake LBJ Yacht Club and Marina

More lake and fishing information from Texas Parks and Wildlife.

View from Sandyland
The lake is perfect for boating
and is not overcrowded.



Planning on bringing your boat to the Highland Lakes?
Clean, Drain and Dry your boat to prevent the spread of zebra mussels and other invasive species.


Services Available at Lake LBJ:

Featured Boat Rentals
Lake LBJ Yacht Club & Marina Lake LBJ Yacht Club & Marina
Whether you're looking for a jet ski, fishing boat, a boat for water skiing or tubing, or a pontoon boat that will hold 10 people, Lake LBJ Yacht Club & Marina has it all. They also have boat slip rentals, cabins, and a restaurant. Check them out!


Granite Shoals

Blue Cove Lake House
Waterfront lake house for rent nightly on Lake LBJ.

Near Marble Falls

Sunset Point on Lake LBJ
RV Spaces on Lake LBJ just west of Marble Falls, TX.

Horseshoe Bay