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Lake Buchanan COE Memorial Weekend Camping and Paddling

When:
Friday, May 24, 2019 to Monday, May 27, 2019
Where:
Canyon of the Eagles at Lake Buchanan
16942 Ranch Road 2341
Burnet, TX  78611

512-334-2070
Contact(s):
Paul Penning
Category:
HASK Paddle Trip
Registration is required
This is an ACA sanctioned event. All participants in ACA-insured activities must wear properly-fitting U.S. Coast Guard-approved life jackets (Personal Flotation Devices, or PFDs) at all times during on-water activities.
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Saturday Lake Buchanan Falls Tour
Garrett Island 5 Miler

Assistant Trip Leader:  Bob Scaldino

Join us for a wonderful 3 day weekend at Lake Buchanan this Memorial weekend.  Planned trips are as follows:
-Touring the waterfalls:  4.5 miles one way to Fall Creek Falls with a possible extension to Ashby (+2.5 miles) and/or further up to Deer Creek Falls (+1.5).  To see all three falls would be a 17 mile round trip endeavor.
-Tour to Garrett Island and back which is a 5 mile round trip without any detours.
-Possible wine tour at Fall Creek Vineyards:  Paddle across the lake and stroll up the vineyard to their tasting room and/or lunch.
-Possible cave tour at Lone Star Cavern State Park.

Plan on making your own lodging decisions at COE or nearby.  Some of us are staying in the RV park.  Tent camping and Resort accommodations are also available.

There are lots of alternatives to kayaking if you are looking for things to do on Memorial weekend.