Berryville is located in Henderson County in Upper East Texas between Texas State Highway 155 and the western shore of Lake Palestine on both sides of Cobb Inlet. The city of Tyler and Coffee City are north, and Frankston lies to the south. Aero Estates Airport is located in Berryville.
The City of Berryville was incorporated December 16, 1972. The first City Council meeting was held on January 18, 1973.
Other area communiites around Lake Palestine and Berryville include Coffee City, Frankston, Bullard, Teaselville, and Dogwood City.
At the north end of Lake Palestine is the town of Chandler; further south on the lake, near the Blackburn Dam, is the city of Berryville. The town of Frankston is located about 5 miles to the west of the dam.
It has a surface area of 25,560 acres and a maximum depth of 58 feet. The dam was completed in 1962. It is the largest lake in the Tyler area in addition to Lake Tyler.
Lake Palestine offers recreation and outdoor activities for everyone, with boating, water skiing, houseboating, camping, RVing, canoeing, hiking, biking, and fishing all being popular activities.
It also offers waterfront and lakeside living for many Texans and visitors, and lodging including RV parks, campgrounds, resorts, cabins, motels, and B&Bs.
See the maps of Lake Palestine below for an overview of the area.
Blackburn Dam at Lake Palestine near Berryville (Staff Photo)
The Lake Palestine area features a number of RV parks. Listed below is a sampling of those available to RVers:
|This website has no affiliation or connection with the listed hotels, marinas or RV parks. It is always recommended that travelers do their own research and make informed decisions about the facilities they book.|
Located 25 miles southwest of Tyler, and 3 miles northeast of Frankson, is Aero Estates Airpark, an active air facility.
Its FAA Identifier is T25. Runway 9/27 has a Bermuda grass surface and is 3,100' x 60'. It is situated close to Blackburn Bay, part of Lake Palestine, between County Road 4117 and Hillside Circle. See map below for exact location.
For detailed information, we recommend a visit to the Aero Estates Airpark website.
While visiting the Berryville area, you may want to take other interesting day trips in several directions: