Day Trip


We’re lucky to be just a car ride away from some really fun things to do and see. Fill your tank and head out for a new adventure whether it’s exploring a flooded cypress forest or ziplining over a swamp-filled gator habitat. We’ll help you find your next exciting experience.

Enjoy a train ride

Girl on Train

Experience a drive-thru safari


Chill at a local lake

Lake Tyler

Get some fresh air at Thomas Falls

Thomas Falls Zip Line

Try Thomas Falls Outdoor Adventures & Event Center is nestled in the Piney Woods of East Texas near Longview. Thomas Falls is conveniently located  between the cities of Dallas and Shreveport. You'll love the unique seclusion, beautiful views, nature trails through towering trees, and multiple zip lines including one over a 60-foot cliff overlook. 

See Longview from a Hot Air Balloon

Photo of Hot Air Balloon

Sip wine at Enoch's Stomp

Enoch's Stomp vines

See animals up close

Roaring lion at Tyler's Caldwell Zoo