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Because Life is Better at the Lake

Hitting the Perfect Green


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Golf is a huge favorite around here - the quiet time, teeing off, and fresh air make it all worthwhile. That’s why golfing near the lake makes the experience all the better. In fact, near Lake LBJ there are some seriously incredible breathtaking courses. Nothing quite beats the feeling of being next to the water with your friends, family, or even by yourself - walking the course and hitting those golf balls.

So, where are some of the best places to gold on the lake?

The Legends Golf Course

Located on the southeast side of Lake LBJ, the Legends Golf Course has 18 holes that cover 7,620 yards of green. Welcoming the entire public, their course has a level of difficulty that suits everyone - from beginners to experts.

Horseshoe Bay Resort

Book a weekend at the resort and don’t forget to head out to their incredible green! They’ve got 3 different courses; the Slick Rock, Ram Rock, and Apple Rock - which are perfect for anyone and everyone. Take your pick and enjoy the nearly 7,000 yards of green with a club in hand.

Lighthouse Country Club

Completely renovated several years ago, Lighthouse Country Club is the ideal place for golfing and views of Packsaddle Mountain. They have an incredible clubhouse that is perfect for any event, any size. Whether you need a place for a wedding, party, or even just a family event - hit the chipping greens with everyone. You won’t regret it!

Now that you know some of the best golf courses that surround Lake LBJ, I’m sure you’re ready to book your next weekend camping or even at the resort. Don’t wait - the summer is coming to an end and you won’t want to miss the beautiful - albeit hot, but beautiful nonetheless - days before the kids have to go back to school and life returns to normal.

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Lake LBJ Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 7/23: 532.58 (-292.42)

Lake LBJ Fishing Report from TPWD (Jul. 18)

Water stained; 86–90 degrees; 0.76’ low. Black bass are fair on chartreuse jigs, pumpkinseed topwaters, and green pumpkin Whacky Sticks in 6–18 feet early. Striped bass are slow. White bass are fair on slabs and spoons. Crappie are fair on minnows over brush piles in 12–18 feet. Channel catfish are slow. Yellow and blue catfish are good on trotlines baited with live perch.