Located northeast of Tyler on U.S. Highway 69 is the City of Lindale. Further north on U.S. 69 is Mineola.
With the growth of Tyler and the increased traffic on I-20 and US-69, Lindale has experienced a surge in residential, retail, and other commercial development.
The Texas Toll 49 highway currently connects Tyler to Interstate Highway I-20, just west of Lindale. Toll 49 will eventually travel north of I-20 about 6.7 miles to an intersection with U.S. 69 north of Lindale via the "Lindale Relief Route".
Things to Do in Lindale Texas
The Old Mill Pond Museum in Lindale is open to the public on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and is located at 2900 S. Main Street (Hwy 69).
Nearby Hideaway Lake is a popular residential area and golfing community. One of Lindale's most well-known natives is country star Miranda Lambert. The Miranda Lambert Store & Red 55 Winery located at 100 E Hubbard Street in Lindale has become a popular tour destination for out-of-area residents.
Just to the west of Lindale is the Texas Rose Horse Park, the venue for many well-known equestrian events and competitions through the year.
The world-famous First Monday Trade Days are located in Canton, a quick 30-mile drive to the west of Lindale.
The Mineola Nature Preserve, north of Lindale, was dedicated in March of 2011, and built at a cost of $1 million. This beautiful location consists of 2,911 acres on Loop 564 along the Sabine River, and has facilities including wetlands, numerous hiking and equestrian trails, bee hives, extraordinary bird-watching, and more for the outdoor enthusiast.
The Mineola Bigfoot Paddling Trail on the Sabine River is an 11 mile trail developed by the City of Mineola and Texas Parks & Wildlife, along with the Mineola Nature Preserve.
Hotels and Motels in Lindale Texas
Motels and Accommodations near Lindale in Tyler
Accommodations in nearby Tyler include a Hampton Inn, Holiday Inn Select, Hilton Garden Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Country Inn & Suites, Residence Inn, Fairfield Inn, and others.
Important Lindale Texas Links
City of Lindale - City services, contact information, calendar and more
Map of Lindale Texas (Courtesy of Google Maps)
Other Lindale Area Attractions
While visiting Lindale and the Tyler area, you may want to take other interesting day trips in several directions:
- Jacksonville - to the south of Tyler on U.S. 69
- Gladewater - antique capitol of East Texas
- Kilgore - home of the East Texas Oil Museum and Kilgore College
- Longview - historic buildings, shopping, restaurants
- Marshall - Marshall Pottery, Railroad Museum, more
- Lake Tyler - swimming, boating, fishing, skiing close-in to Tyler
- Lake Palestine - boating, fishing, swimming, marinas, waterfront restaurants
- Toledo Bend Reservoir - boating, fishing, swimming, marinas, hiking, camping, golf, resorts, restaurants