Beautiful East Texas

Part of being an exceptional place to live and work includes the ability to relax and unwind after a hard day’s or week’s work. Henderson is home to:

6 Parks That set the perfect scene for pavilion parties, playground play dates, pick up games, exercising, and just plain relaxing.
20+ Lakes Over 20 of Texas’ best fishing lakes, great for recreational boating as well, are within an hours drive.
State Parks Nearby Martin Creek Lake State Park and Tyler State Park offer boating, camping, fishing, swimming, hiking, and everything the great outdoors has to offer.
Golf East Texas is home to many beautiful public and private golf courses.
Activities The charm of the Depot Museum, Henderson Civic Theatre, Farmers Market, and famous Heritage Syrup Festival draw visitors in with their charisma and character.

The Big City

The short distance to Tyler, Longview, or Shreveport/Bossier City provides plenty of shopping and dining options that are close to home. Shreveport Bossier also offers the Louisiana Boardwalk Outlets, Louisiana Downs, and casinos with weekly entertainment and shows.

The Bigger City

Take a day trip to catch a big game, hit the hottest mega shopping spots, or indulge in the culinary and cultural wonders of Texas’ largest cities. Houston is just a few hours drive away, Dallas even less, leaving you with an infinite number of possibilities to keep you busy on the weekends (you can even make a trip to experience the NHL, MLB, NFL, and NBA). All are easily accessible and just a short drive from Henderson.

2.5 hours Drive time to Dallas/Ft.Worth
3 hours Drive time to Houston

No matter how you prefer to spend your free time, there are plenty of options in Henderson and the surrounding areas to keep you entertained and many ways that you can continue exploring the best parts of Texas.