The Reserve is located an easy 90-minute drive from Dallas or 3 hours from Houston. It is located in East Texas 3 miles from the quaint town of Montalba, Texas and only 10 miles from Palestine, Texas. Palestine is a city of 19,000 people that has great hospitals, stores, and restaurants. The general area, which encompasses the cities of Athens, Palestine, and Jacksonville is referred to as the East Texas Hills Triangle. This area is known for rolling hills, hardwood forests, tall pines, lush pastures, pristine lakes, and an abundance of wildlife.