Land is currently used for hunting and cattle grazing. All fenced, lots of drivable trails, wildlife food plots, pond and more. Maybe put your home here also. Land climbs to the 600 feet scenic crest of McDonald Mountain. (hrrs)

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S H 154
Gilmer, TX 75645

Price: $310,212 Price Per Acre: $3500.00
Acreage: 88.630
Status: Active MLS #: 20191785
School District: Gilmer
County: Upshur


  • The land climbs steadily from the road frontage to the 600 feet crest of McDonald Mountain, then slopes down to some great grazing land. Awesome long views from the high points!
  • Some native gravel has been removed from a pit on the property; good for maintaining the interior roads.
  • Stands of timber are scattered throughout the property, mostly medium-size, mix of hardwoods and pine, part of Wildlife Reforestation Program.
  • Some Oil & Gas equipment, three wells and two pipelines observed on the property.
  • Property is under no surface leases at this time.
  • The tract is not being subdivided and must sell in one piece.


  • Fence around all perimeter, cross fencing and gates appear to be in good condition; cattle currently contained on the property.
  • At time of this writing, a bulldozer was active on the property, clearing additional trails and areas for feeding plots and wildlife.
  • Easily-drivable, maintained native gravel roads give good full-size vehicle driving access from top to bottom of the tract. Cleared dirt trails give additional ATV and walking access to many parts.
  • In the 'back 40' there is a nice pond and cleared pasture land for grazing.


Per Upshur County Appraisal District website, the 2018 real estate taxes were approximately $437 based on Ag and Wildlife Reforestation Program exemptions. Taxing entities are: Upshur County, Gilmer ISDS, Emergency Services District No 1.

Utilities and Services:

While we do our best to provide accurate information about availability of services, sometimes things change as demands are made on providers. By providing the helpful information below, we make no representation as to the accuracy of the information. We strongly suggest that you verify the services you require are in fact available to the property you are considering. The following service providers may be contacted about the availability and/or cost of connecting to utilities:

Water: Seems to be on the line between City of Gilmer water (903-843-2552) service and Bi-County Water (903-856-5840)
Electric: Upshur County Electric Co-op (903-843-2536)
Sewer: individual septic required
Gas: none known
Telephone: ETEX
TV: ETEX, satellite or antenna
Internet: ETEX
Waste Disposal: private provider
Post Office: Gilmer
Fire Dept: volunteer
Law Enforcement: Upshur County Sheriff


Approximately 1241 feet on SH 154


No oil or gas minerals to convey. Owner will convey his surface minerals.


From east Longview at intersection of SH 259 (Eastman Rd) and Loop 281: Go north on SH 259 for 8 miles; turn Left (west) on FM 1650, go 9 miles; turn Left (west) on SH 154 go 2.6 miles to property on Left.

From west Longview, take SH 300 (Gilmer Rd) north to Gilmer and merge onto SH 271 N; turn Right (east) on SH 154, go 1.6 mile to property on Right.

From Gilmer at intersection of SH 271 and SH 154, go East on SH 154 for 1.6 mile to property on Right.

Signs posted.

GPS Latitude and Longitude (can copy and paste into Google maps)
32.723414N 94.915821W


The broker has assembled this information from materials furnished by the owner and from other sources considered reliable. Any sketches and maps have been prepared for viewing convenience only. Distances and characteristics are approximate and may not have been verified. Additionally, the sketch or map may not show all of the characteristics that affect the property, such as easements, fence lines, roads, etc. Interested parties are advised to investigate to their satisfaction whether the property is suitable for their intended use. We cannot be responsible for errors, omissions, prior sale, withdrawal or change in price.

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