Lake Dunlap Homes for Sale

Lake Dunlap Real Estate

Lake Dunlap is conveniently located between Interstate 35 in New Braunfels and Lake McQueeney on the Guadalupe River. More importantly, this makes it an ideal location to find your dream home. Spend your time at home enjoying the beautiful location, scenery and the activities out on the lake or jump in the car for a short commute to what Austin and San Antonio has to offer.

Typical homes in this area range from the $300s to over $1,000,000 for those who want to live in ultimate luxury. Lake Dunlap has become a popular destination for homeowners who want to enjoy waterfront living, while being a a short drive away from the amentities New Braunfels has to offer.  Joshua Downey has extensive experience helping people find Lake Dunlap, Texas real estate that fits their needs and budget, and he’s ready to help you find the perfect home for your family.

Out on the Lake

Lake Dunlap is approximately 7 miles long with a large portion of natural shorelines. At its deepest, the lake reaches about 40 feet, and it packs a total storage capacity of around 5,900 acre-feet. What this means to you – miles of the Guadalupe River to enjoy boating, water skiing and a lot of fun!

The lake level stays constant almost year round, with the deepest area being near the dam where it is also at its widest. Lake Dunlap has the best water quality out of all the local bodies of water due to the converging Guadalupe and Comal Rivers upstream and the rocky/gravel river bottom. Near the head waters, you can often see the bottom of the lake, fish and your toes while swimming in the crisp, clean water. So whether you enjoy fishing, swimming, jet skiing, or water skiing, you will find plenty of recreational opportunities on the lake. There is even a public boat ramp located under Interstate 35 in New Braunfels which offers free access to launch your boat.

Lake Dunlap Homes

This is a popular place to settle down because of its proximity to New Braunfels and everything it has to offer. It’s also just a short commute to Austin and San Antonio, so you’re never too far from big city amenities.

Then, when you’re ready to kick back and relax, your beautiful home on the lake will be waiting for you.

Take a look at the current listings and contact him today to find a waterfront property to call home.

• Lake Dunlap starts in New Braunfels in Comal County at the dam just upstream of IH 35 and the Faust Street Bridge. It continues southeast in between TX 46 and FM 725 into Guadalupe County before reaching the dam for Lake McQueeney.
• Lake Dunlap is approximately 7 miles long with a surface area of 410 acres. Lake Dunlap is a dammed up section of the Guadalupe River and begins to widen the further downriver you go. It is large enough to enjoy water recreational activities such as boating, jet skiing and wakeboarding.
• Lake Dunlap home prices range from the low $300,000’s to just under $2 million.
• Since Lake Dunlap is the first of the river style lakes that starts just downstream from the convergence of the Comal and Guadalupe Rivers it has some of the best water clarity and cool water temperatures.
• Yes, there is a public boat ramp located under IH 35. There are also several boat ramps located on the lake that charge a small fee to launch your boat.
• Lake Dunlap’s proximity to New Braunfels and being located in the New Braunfels and Comal Independent School Districts is what makes this lake a popular destination for many homeowners.
Central Texas Lake Map


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