LAKE PALESTINE REAL ESTATE
WHY PEOPLE LOVE LAKE PALESTINE REAL ESTATE
Lake Palestine is just 12 miles from Tyler Texas. So, it’s the perfect distance to feel like you’re away from the hubbub. And yet local conveniences are just a few minutes away. With 25,600 acres of water and 135 miles of shoreline, there’s lots of room for enjoyment. So, whether you’re looking for Lake Palestine waterfront or water view property, Kevin Taylor can help you get into your next lake home!
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Finding the right home for sale on Lake Palestine can be a challenge. “Which listings are actually still available?” “Which area of the lake is right for me?” “What are the questions I don’t know to ask, but will wish I did?” As a real estate agent who hasn’t just sold Lake Palestine real estate, but also lives on Lake Palestine, Kevin can help you find your next lake home.
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Located on the Neches River just southwest of Tyler, Texas, Lake Palestine is the ideal recreational lake. Summers see boating, skiing, tubing, wakeboarding, jetskiing, and swimming. In addition, Lake Palestine is one of the best fishing spots in East Texas. Known for white and hybrid stripe bass fishing, it’s a true destination spot for the serious fishermen.
But the lake itself isn’t the only benefit of owning Lake Palestine real estate. Below you’ll find links to city data and some of our favorite places around Lake Palestine that make owning Lake Palestine real estate even sweeter. And we love supporting and recommending great local places. So, if our list is missing some “musts,” then let us know!
LAKE PALESTINE FAQS
WHERE IS LAKE PALESTINE?
Lake Palestine is located on the Neches River about 15 miles southwest of Tyler, TX. It spans from Chandler, TX, south to Frankston, TX. It touches Henderson, Anderson, Cherokee, and Smith counties.
HOW BIG IS LAKE PALESTINE?
Lake Palestine is roughly 18 miles long from its two farthest points. It’s shoreline extends a whopping 135 miles. The surface area of Lake Palestine is 25,560 acres (roughly 39.94 sq mi) and reaches approximately 58 ft at its deepest point. At it’s widest point, Lake Palestine is roughly 4 miles across.
IS LAKE PALESTINE NATURAL OR MANMADE?
Lake Palestine is a manmade lake that was formed when a dam was built on the Neches River. Construction began in 1960 and its first (and only) expansion was completed in 1972. Today, the dam is owned and operated by the Upper Neches River Municipal Water Authority.
WHAT IS THE CURRENT LAKE PALESTINE WATER LEVEL?
The U.S. Geological Survey keeps track of the most current Lake Palestine water level.
DOES LAKE PALESTINE HAVE GOLF COURSES NEARBY?
Yes! Lake Palestine has two (gorgeous) private golf courses just off the edge of the shoreline. Emerald Bay is an 18-hole championship golf course that includes golf, tennis, swimming, and fishing. Just a few miles from Emerald Bay is the equally stunning Eagle’s Bluff Country Club, an 18-hole course located just off the shore of Lake Palestine. Not ready to join? Then, you’re sure to enjoy Pine Dunes, a semi-private championship (4.5-star) course located just a few miles away. So, no matter where you purchase Lake Palestine real estate, top notch golf is just around the corner!
IS IT SAFE TO SWIM IN LAKE PALESTINE?
Yes! Thousands of swimmers are in Lake Palestine every year, so owning Lake Palestine real estate ensure that you and yours get to join in the fun!
CAN LAKE PALESTINE HOMES HAVE BOAT DOCKS?
Yes! As result, many owners of Lake Palestine real estate enjoy the ease and convenience of docking their boats right off the back of their own property. Ready to tube with the kids or enjoy a sunset cruise with your spouse? Your commute is no further than your property line!
DOES LAKE PALESTINE ALLOW JET SKIS & POWER BOATS?
Yes! Lake Palestine allows power boats, fishing boats, jet skis, paddle boats, canoes, kayaks, etc. So, when you get into your new home on Lake Palestine, you’ll be ready for watersports galore!
CAN I BUY A BOAT NEAR LAKE PALESTINE?
Yes! Owning a home on Lake Palestine gives you access to quite a number of high-quality boat shops. To buy a new boat, service your existing one, or find the parts you need for a DIY job, you can probably find what you need at The Boat Center, The Nautical Mile Marine, Tracker Boating Center, or Ski N Sports,
DOES LAKE PALESTINE HAVE PUBLIC ACCESS BOAT RAMPS?
Yes! You can find a list of options here.
IS LAKE PALESTINE A GOOD PLACE TO FISH?
Yes! According to Texas Parks & Wildlife, Lake Palestine has the highest possible stock rating for White & Hybrid Striped Bass and Catfish. Lake Palestine has the second highest possible stock rating for Large Mouth Bass, Spotted Bass, and Crappie.
WHERE ARE THE BEST PLACES TO FISH ON LAKE PALESTINE?
Hybrid stripers and white bass are most active in the winter and spring from the dam to Highway 155. Largemouth bass happens best above the pipeline in the upper end of the lake. Catfish are most abundant from Hawn point to the Highway 155 bridges. Crappie are easiest to find in springtime near Hwy 155.