San Antonio Travel and living guide

San Antonio Visitors and residents alike enjoy the charm and culture of the Alamo City. Our warm people, enjoyable setting and cultural flair make for a wonderful place to visit as well as a comfortable place to live. These is no shortage of sights, attractions and things to do in San Antonio. Our city is home to numerous shopping and entertainment venues as well as some of the best restaurants and dining in the world.


Information San Antonio is a website dedicated to sharing this beautiful and historic city with visitors, from the point of view of locals. We live and work in San Antonio and can attest to its enjoyable atmosphere. From the Riverwalk and Alamo downtown to the rugged Hill Country, San Antonio Texas is truly a remarkable and unique city to be enjoyed by visitors and residents alike.

Braunig Lake


San Antonio CPS power plant at Braunig Lake

Braunig Lake is a 1,350 acre lake South of San Antonio managed by the San Antonio River Authority. Many people enjoy this lake for fishing and recreation. Lighted piers extend far into the water for enhanced fishability. Another great thing about this lake is there is a relatively small amount of boat traffic on the lake. The park surrounding the lake is ideal for family get togethers and picnics.

Braunig Lake Fishing

The power plant at Braunig Lake offers a fishing opportunity unique to power plant lakes. As the temperatures fall, fishing the hot water outlet can provide some good fishing for anglers braving the cold weather. The fish species in Braunig Lake consist of Black Bass, Catfish, Striped Bass, and Redfish.

The lake has a boat ramp for angler access and numerous camping sites. Braunig Lake is managed by the City Public Service Board of San Antonio. Braunig Lake, along with Calaveras Lake, used to be stocked with Orangemouth Corvina, a fish that may still be caught in these waters.