POA News and Notes


Park Hours

Park and beach hours 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Beginning May 1 through September 30, parks will remain open until 10 p.m.

Dog Friendly Parks

East Port Dog Park, Harrelson Park, Emerald Park and Lions Park are the only parks that allow pets. All pets must remain on a leash. Dogs may be leash-less inside the fenced area at East Port Dog Park.

Taco Tuesdays

Taco Tuesdays begin June 6 and run through August 8. This event takes place at the lodge/Sunset Beach areas every Tuesday from 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.. It features food and drink specials, kid’s zone, music and vendor booths.

Movie Nights

Families are invited to bring their chairs and blankets to Movie Nights at Holiday Harbor on June 9 and 23, July 7 and 21 and August 11 and 25. Movies shown are rated PG and start at dusk. This is a free, family-friendly event.

Flick-N-Float Movies

Movies are shown at the pool at dusk on June 17, July 15 and September 2. This free activity is for members and their guests. Some movies may be rated PG-13.

Board Meeting

The next Regular Session Board Meeting is Tuesday, May 2, in the Holiday Bay Room at the Lodge. Agendas are posted on the POA website four days in advance of the meeting. Meetings are broadcasted live; channel 39 for Verizon Cable subscribers, channel 29 for Spectrum Cable subscribers.

Senior Center Potlucks

Seniors are invited to a potluck at the senior center on April 30 at 5 p.m. Attendees are asked to bring a dish to share.

Happy Camp Special

Happy Camp is running a spring special through May 12. Stay four nights for the price of three or stay seven nights for the price of five. For more information, call 951-246-1765.


Open Swim is Monday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Lap Swim is Monday through Sunday from 7 to 10 a.m. Water aerobics is offered Monday through Sunday at 8:30 a.m.; $2 per class or $25 monthly. Registration for swim lessons and water polo lessons began April 1. A valid POA card is required to use the Pool. Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult.

Fishing Regulations

All California State fishing regulations apply when fishing in Canyon Lake. Everyone over the age of 16, including members, must have a California State Fishing License. Appropriate permits should be visible at all times. Members are required to have their POA ID card in possession as well.

The number of fishing poles per person shall not exceed the number licensed for on California Fishing License. Only one pole per guest is allowed.

Guest fishing permits can be purchased at the POA office at a cost of $5 per day or $20 for ten days. A visiting guest who is fishing without the homeowner present is required to bring their printed guest pass from the gate, their California State Fishing License, ID and payment to Member Services at the POA or the campground office.

2018 Annual Budget

The 2018 Annual Budget was mailed to homeowners last week. Printed copies are available at Member Services. The budget can also be viewed online at canyonlakepoa.com.

Guest Call-in App

The DwellingLIVE app for iOS and Android users allows members to easily manage guest lists and account information from their mobile device. To get this free app, members should search “DwellingLIVE” in the app store from their phone. Members will need to know their login email and password to sign up.

POA Text Alerts

Residents can sign up to receive text alerts from the POA by texting ALLPOA 25827.

POA PEG Channels

The POA broadcasts Regular Session Board Meetings, regular updates and news on the City of Canyon Lake’s Public, Educational and Government (PEG) channels; channel 39 for Verizon Cable subscribers, channel 29 for Spectrum Cable subscribers.

Repairs Needed?

The POA Operations Department requests that members let them know if they see safety issues or a need for repairs at any of the common areas in the community. To report safety issues or repairs needed, call Operations at 951-244-6841, ext. 510.

Happy Camp Gas Dock

The Boat Gas Dock at Happy Camp is open seven days a week from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. It’s closed for lunch from 12 to 12:45 p.m.

Monthly Assessments

Members who choose to pay their assessments monthly pay $247.00 per month ($237.00 plus $10.00 installment charge). Members who choose to have monthly assessments automatically debited from a checking account via the Automatic Payment Service (APS) pay $242 per month ($237 plus a $5.00 installment charge). To sign up for APS, visit the Member Services office and bring a voided check. The APS form must be completed by the 25th of the current month in order to take effect for the following month.

Sunday Brunch

Sunday Brunch is offered once a month on select dates from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. An a la carte breakfast menu is available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Sundays brunch is not offered.

Adult brunch is $24.95 per person; $12.95 for children ages 8 to 13 and free for children seven and younger with a paid adult. For brunch dates, visit canyonlakelighthouse.com.

Facebook and Instagram

The POA has an official Instagram account, @canyonlakepoa. Also look for #canyonlakecares #alittlebitofparadise and #canyonlakeca hashtags. To connect with the POA on Facebook, visit facebook.com/canyonlakepoa.

Pre-printed Guest Passes

Members can request pre-printed guest passes for parties of ten or more people. For pre-printed guest passes, submit first and last names of guests, event date and member’s name, tract/lot and phone number to Member Services at least one week in advance.

Gift Cards

The POA is offering gift cards that can be used at the country club and golf course, Lighthouse Restaurant and Bar and for POA merchandise such as license plate frames. They can be purchased in any amount. The gift cards can not used for paying citations, registration or POA dues.

POA Newsletter

The POA’s Canyon Lake Living monthly newsletter is being delivered as an insert in The Friday Flyer. Residents who currently receive The Friday Flyer will find the monthly newsletter as an insert on the last Friday of each month for the upcoming month. Members can still pick-up a hard copy of the newsletter at the POA Office, or at the lodge, senior center and country club. To receive the newsletter electronically, sign up at canyonlakepoa.com/news-room/canyon-lake-living.

Lock Vehicles

Community Patrol reminds residents to double-check their vehicle doors and windows each evening and be sure alarm systems are activated. Records show most thefts from vehicles in Canyon Lake occur because doors were left unlocked or windows left open. They also advise residents to not leave items of value in front yards or driveways. Open cars and valuables left outside can lead to “crimes of opportunity” that can be easily prevented. If a crime is in progress, call 9-1-1 before calling Community Patrol at 951-244-6841, ext. 410.

Member Services Hours

Member Services is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday. The POA office is closed on Sunday.

Lighthouse Hours

Monday through Thursday: 5 to 9 p.m.

Friday: 5 to 10 p.m.

Saturday: 12 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Sunday Brunch: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Sunday Dinner: 3 to 8 p.m.

The bar and lounge will remain open for one hour after the restaurant closes; however, the kitchen will be closed so food service will not be available. For more information, visit www.canyonlakelighthouse.com.

New Happy Hour

The lodge offers $5 appetizers and Monday through Saturday from 5 to 7 p.m.

Security Concerns

The POA has a security email address for residents who wish to provide feedback on Community Patrol services. The POA wants to hear from residents, whether it’s a compliment, complaint or a concern about security. The email address, security@canyonlakepoa.com, is a non-emergency, no-reply email address.

Residents are reminded that Community Patrol is to assist residents with non-emergency incidents, such as POA Rules and Regulations violations. Community Patrol can be reached at 951-244-6841, ext. 410. For matters pertaining to the law and duties regularly carried out by peace officers, call the Riverside Sheriff’s Office (RSO) non-emergency number at 951-776-1099. For emergencies, call 911.

Community Patrol can assist with the following non-emergency incidents:

Loud noise complaints

Barking dogs or loose dogs

Speeding and traffic sign violations

Vehicle accidents

Motorcycle riding in community

Golf carts violating Rules and Regulations

Vandalism to POA property

Illegal fishing

For more information or to speak with management, call the Director of Security, Jay Cregeen, at 951-244-6841, ext. 411 or the POA Sr. Member Services Manager, Cory Gorham, at 951-244-6841, ext. 311.