How To Get There

The Brittingham Ranch - "Briar Lakes Ranch" is approximately 23 miles South of Athens TX and approximately 20 miles North of Palestine TX
From Bradford to Bois D’Arc is 2.3 miles
 
Coordinates to the front gate are:
N 31*57.490
W095*44.047
 
Coordinates for intersection of Highway 19 and CR 465 are:
N. 31*57.476
W 095*45.217
 
Address is:
11991 Anderson County Road 404
Palestine TX 75803
*** please note that unfortunately, due to rural setting, GPS units are unable to locate this address.
 
From Highway 19 go East on County Road 465
The Front gate is Exactly 1 mile down County Road 465 on the Right

We intend to collect cell numbers from the attending guests so that we can text you a pin, a week before and then the day before, which will be another means of getting accurate directions.  

Click the MAP button below to see the area in google maps.

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If You Are Flying In

The palestine TX municipal airport [KPSN] is the closest airport.
FAA INFORMATION - EFFECTIVE 30 MARCH 2017

Location

FAA Identifier:     PSN
Lat/Long:     31-46-46.9000N / 095-42-22.7000W
31-46.781667N / 095-42.378333W
31.7796944 / -95.7063056
(estimated)
Elevation:     422.6 ft. / 128.8 m (surveyed)
Variation:     04E (2005)
From city:     4 miles NW of PALESTINE, TX
Time zone:     UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code:     75801

Airport Operations

Airport use:     Open to the public
Activation date:     11/1942
Control tower:     no
ARTCC:     FORT WORTH CENTER
FSS:     FORT WORTH FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility:     PSN (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance:     0800-1700
FOR SVC AFT HRS CALL 903-724-2225 FOR PRIOR ARRANGEMENTS.
Wind indicator:     lighted
Segmented circle:     yes
Lights:     MIRL RY 09/27 PRESET MED INTST DUSK-DAWN, MIRL RY 18/36 PRESET LOW INTST DUSK-DAWN; TO INCR INTST ACTVT - CTAF.
Beacon:     white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM:     122.7
WX AWOS-3:     118.025 (903-729-3641)
APCH/DEP SVC PVDD BY FORT WORTH ARTCC ON FREQS 135.25/265.1 (FRANKSTON RCAG).

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance       VOR name                          Freq        Var
FZTr201/19.8                     FRANKSTON VOR/DME        111.40        06E
CQYr127/35.7                   CEDAR CREEK VORTAC        114.80        06E
TYRr198/37.8                    TYLER VOR/DME                  114.20        06E
 
NDB name                      Hdg/Dist      Freq      Var       ID
PALESTINE                        at field          375        04E        PSN     .--. ... -.
CROSSROADS                   135/21.3        215        08E        CSZ     -.-. ... --..
ATHENS                            159/23.6        269        06E        AHX     .- .... -..-
PYRAMID                          095/25.5        418        06E        PYF     .--. -.-- ..-.
CHEROKEE COUNTY        253/25.6        263        05E        JSO     .--- ... ---
CORSICANA                     107/38.1        396        06E        CRS     -.-. .-. ...

Airport Services

Fuel available:     100LL JET-A
Parking:     hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service:     MINOR
Powerplant service:     MINOR
Bottled oxygen:     NONE
Bulk oxygen:     NONE

Runway Information

Runway 18/36

Dimensions:     5005 x 100 ft. / 1526 x 30 m
Surface:     asphalt, in excellent condition
Weight bearing capacity:     
Single wheel:     45.0
Double wheel:     70.0
Double tandem:     135.0
Runway edge lights:     medium intensity
RUNWAY 18          RUNWAY 36
Latitude:     31-47.322702N        31-46.497233N
Longitude:     095-42.375833W        095-42.384615W
Elevation:     413.0 ft.        409.5 ft.
Gradient:     0.2%        0.2%
Traffic pattern:     left        left
Runway heading:     177 magnetic, 181 true        357 magnetic, 001 true
Markings:     nonprecision, in good condition        nonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator:     4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
PAPI IS OUT OF SERVICE        4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
PAPI OTS.
Runway end identifier lights:             yes
REIL OTS INDEFLY.
Touchdown point:     yes, no lights        yes, no lights
Obstructions:     25 ft. tree, 704 ft. from runway, 276 ft. right of centerline, 20:1 slope to clear        32 ft. trees, 672 ft. from runway, 155 ft. right of centerline, 14:1 slope to clear

Runway 9/27

Dimensions:     4002 x 75 ft. / 1220 x 23 m
Surface:     asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity:     
Single wheel:     45.0
Double wheel:     70.0
Double tandem:     135.0
Runway edge lights:     medium intensity
RUNWAY 9          RUNWAY 27
Latitude:     31-46.624400N        31-46.618032N
Longitude:     095-42.762512W        095-41.989840W
Elevation:     422.5 ft.        387.8 ft.
Gradient:     0.9%        0.9%
Traffic pattern:     left        left
Runway heading:     087 magnetic, 091 true        267 magnetic, 271 true
Markings:     nonprecision, in good condition        nonprecision, in good condition
Touchdown point:     yes, no lights        yes, no lights
Obstructions:     16 ft. trees, 776 ft. from runway, 82 ft. left of centerline, 36:1 slope to clear
5 FT BRUSH 188 FT FM THLD ACRS BOTH SIDES OF PRI SFC.        37 ft. trees, 311 ft. from runway, 101 ft. left of centerline, 3:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership:     Publicly-owned
Owner:     CITY OF PALESTINE
504 N QUEEN
PALESTINE, TX 75801
Phone 903-731-8423
CONTACT TIM PERRY.
Manager:     TIM PERRY
504 N. QUEEN
PALESTINE, TX 75801
Phone (903) 731-8423