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The Cult of US Presidential Birthplaces and Homes

Date: 11/17/2016 12:14:00 PM

Going back to George Washington, the Center for Land Use Interpretation traveled the personal landscapes of the American presidents, from birthplace to tomb. In the 20th century, starting with Franklin D. Roosevelt, American presidents began to design

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Date: 10/21/2016 12:26:00 AM

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Lake Lyndon B. Johnson Boat Rental or Charter

Date: 10/6/2016 8:12:43 PM

Cruise the shores of Lake Lyndon B. Johnson in a high-end speedboat, whether you're taking the wheel on your own or heading out on a scenic tour with an experienced guide. Drop a line and spend some time fishing, enjoy active water activities including

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Flyboarding on Lake Lyndon B. Johnson

Date: 9/25/2016 2:01:25 PM

Head out on an aquatic adventure that combines the exhilaration of flying with the wet-and-wild fun of an extreme watersport. Propelled by powerful jets of water, your flyboard adventure allows you to soar, swoop, dive, and spin above the surface of this

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UTSA junior killed in wakeboarding accident on Lake LBJ during Labor Day Weekend

San Antonio Express-News

Date: 9/6/2016 8:41:00 PM

A 20-year-old UTSA junior died Saturday during a wakeboarding accident at Lake Lyndon B. Johnson in Kingsland. Family members confirmed via social media that Dominiq Castillo Porterfield died Saturday following a wakeboarding accident. RELATED: GoFundMe

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• River: Colorado River (Texas)
• Surface Area: 6,534 Acres
Lake Lyndon B. Johnson is located on the Colorado River in the Texas Hill Country in the United States. The reservoir was formed in 1950 by the construction of Granite Shoals Dam by the Lower Colorado River Authority. The Colorado River and the Llano River meet in the northern portion of the lake. The dam was renamed Wirtz Dam in 1952 for Alvin J. Wirtz, the first general counsel of the LCRA. The lake was originally called Lake Granite Shoals, but was renamed to Lake Lyndon B. Johnson in 1965 in honor of U.S. President Lyndon Baines Johnson.

The lake provides cooling water for the Thomas J. Ferguson power plant operated by the LCRA.

Lake LBJ has been stocked with several species of fish including largemouth bass, white bass, catfish, and crappie.

The Nightengale Archaeological Center at Kingsland is an educational park operated by the Lower Colorado River Authority that is adjacent to Lake LBJ. Its normally constant level water which provides ideal conditions for boating, water-skiing, jet-skiing and other water sports, makes the lake very popular within the region.

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