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Hotels in Gun Barrel City, TX
Neatly nestled along the Cedar Creek Reservoir, Gun Barrel City was once known as Old Bethel Community and is a friendly destination for your travels in and around the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. Despite this city's frontier-sounding name, Gun Barrel City was incorporated in 1969 when the Cedar Creek Reservoir was built.
Yielding easy access to nearby cities like Athens and Corsicana, Gun Barrel City is an ideal spring and summer destination – you'll be right along the waters of Cedar Creek Reservoir. The city was named for Gun Barrel Lane, which has since become State Highway 198. Travel southeast from downtown Dallas and explore Gun Barrel City.
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