Comfort Suites Near South Broadway Mall
303 East Rieck Road
Tyler, TX 75703
Phone: (903) 534-0999
Fax: (903) 534-1113
A 25,500 acre lake with mostly commercial facilities for boating, fishing, and other water sports.
These twin municipal lakes cover about 4,800 acres and offer facilities for boating, fishing, swimming, and camping.
The Azalea & Spring Flower Trail travels through eight miles of residential gardens and historical home sites. From the courthouse on North Broadway, follow the specifically marked Azalea Trail signs to enjoy this outstanding celebration of Spring in East Texas. Check their website for a current events calendar.
The Cotton Belt Depot was open for passenger service from 1905 until 1956. The renovated Depot now houses the Tyler Transit Department and the Cotton Belt Depot Museum. The Museum's Bragg Collection contains around 200 locomotives and over 1,600 rail cars.
Fun for the whole family is available at this family amusement center that features go-carts, a video arcade, a miniature golf course, carnival style rides, and bumper boats.
Housing a stunning array of wild animals, including numerous exotic and endangered species from Africa to South America, Caldwell Zoo is an excellent place to explore wildlife from around the world. Besides animals, the zoo also houses a very popular African Aquarium, a North American Herpetarium as well as the Wild Bird Walkabout. The beautifully landscaped parks, with its spacious and lush enclosures offer a pleasant setting for visitors as well as the animals. Kids can have a whale of a time, petting animals in the designated area or letting loose in the play area. The zoo offers numerous educational programs as well.
Situated in the piney woods, this 994-acre spring-fed lake that each year is stocked with trout, making for excellent fall and winter fishing.