Located in Texas, Pine Island Pond real estate is a beautiful, but lesser known, market in the state for lake homes and lake lots.
Pine Island Pond is located around Karnack, Texas, and is around an hour from Longview. Shreveport, Louisiana is also around an hour away if you're looking to venture to another state.
With a population of about 67,000 people, historical Harrison County is an ideal place to work or live.
While there are many smaller airfields closer to Pine Island Pond, the largest major airport is Dallas/Fort Worth International and is about a three drive. Emergency care can be found at CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Medical Center - Marshall, which is around 30 minutes away.
Stock up on snacks and essentials at Lighthouse Grocery Store, about 10 minutes away, or try one of the recommended restaurants such as B & D’s Cafe at Shady Glade, RiverBend Restaurant on Caddo Lake, and Big Pines Lodge.
Pine Island Pond is difficult to measure since it flows out of Big Cypress Bayou and is technically connected to multiple other lakes. However, despite it being named a pond, it provides residents and visitors with as much water access as they could ask for.
Anglers will find a variety of fish including largemouth bass, bream, bluegill, and catfish here.
Be sure to visit the Texas & Pacific Railway Museum. This beautiful and historical station was built in 1912 and offers visitors an extensive history and inside look into old railroads in the United States.
Lovers of nature should be sure to go to Caddo Lake State Park which offers camping, hiking trails, and cabins. Remember to bring your watercraft as this park does not offer rentals.
Whether you are looking to buy a family home, a full-time retirement residence, or waterfront property, Pine Island Pond is an excellent choice.