Lake Activities


Horseshoe Bay Yacht

For the ultimate lake experience, the Horseshoe Bay Yacht is available for private charter. From a two-hour cruise to an all-day adventure, the Horseshoe Bay Yacht is perfect for family reunions, bachelor and bachelorette parties, entertaining and special receptions, lunches, sunset cocktail cruises and more. The 90-foot yacht features a 53-foot long deck for open-air enjoyment, a climate-controlled dining room, enclosed observation area on the upper deck and two full-service bars. For more information on chartering the Horseshoe Bay Yacht, contact the Marina at 830.598.9401 or an event manager at 830.598.7880.

Sunset Pontoon Cruises

Experience the beauty of a true Texas sunset as we cruise from the Marina onto Lake LBJ. Reserve a spot on the seasonal, one-hour cruise, departing weekend nights around dusk and returning just after sunset. Cruises require a minimum of six passengers to depart. Cruises do not include food and beverage service, but snacks and beverages purchased prior to departure are welcomed aboard. Reservations can be made through the concierge at 830.598.7840 or the marina at 830.598.9401.

Shark Rides

Make a splash on Lake LBJ with just-for-kids “Shark ” rides!  Every afternoon in the summer (Memorial Day to Labor Day) – a must for all kids 6 and over, weather permitting.  Reservations are recommended, but come on by for a first-come, first-served ride.  Please call the resort marina for more information 830.598.9401.

Fishing Tours

Take an adventure with a fun-filled fishing trip! Led by a professional fishing guide, half-day tours on Lake LBJ are available seasonally through the Horseshoe Bay Resort Marina. Each fishing boat accommodates up to three guests and tours include poles, bait, advice and expertise, as well as fish filleting. The fishing tours can also accommodate large groups with multiple chartered boats. Reservations can be made through the concierge at 830.598.7840 or the Marina at 830.598.9401.

Boat Launch and Overnight Options

Bringing your own boat? Complimentary boat launch is available for Horseshoe Bay Resort guests. Boat slip, PWC slip and trailer storage is also available. Contact the Marina at 830.598.9401 for rates and availability.

Reservations can be made through the concierge at 830.598.7840 or the Marina at 830.598.9401. For marina pricing, please view our Amenity Pricing guide. Boat and WaveRunner® drivers must be at least 18 years old with a valid state driver’s license. Texas state law requires that WaveRunner® passengers are at least 13 years old. Teenagers who are at least 16 years old with a valid driver’s license and a boater’s safety certificate issued by the TPWD may rent WaveRunners®. Both documents must be presented at the time of rental and are required to be in the driver’s possession anytime they are on the water. It is recommended that all guests arrive 15 minutes early.