Vol 16 No 2: Hill Country’s Canyon Lake, Winding roads between Mansfield and Waxahachie, Side-hacks, Kickstarts and more

March 28, 2014
RIDE TEXAS® Volume 16 Issue 2: Hill Country's Canyon Lake, Winding roads between Mansfield and Waxahachie, Side-hacks, Kickstarts and more

RIDE TEXAS® Volume 16 Issue 2: Hill Country’s Canyon Lake, Winding roads between Mansfield and Waxahachie, Side-hacks, Kickstarts and more

Good roads. Good riding. Great life.

This edition brings you an excellent and truly scenic Hill Country excursion around Canyon Lake. It’s a ride that will immerse you in the Hill Country experience. If you’re looking for an excellent day trip from the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex, we have just the ticket. We’ve also discovered a motorcycle gathering that is sure to appeal to the traditionalists, those who think electric starters are newfangled devices.

This issue also features our Events Calendar, a homage to a great writer’s passing, side-hacks, and more good stuff for Texas riders.

 

GO Roads5 custom route maps exclusively for RT readers,


GO Eat19 mom & pop food stops along the way in our GO plans so you can stay fueled up


100 pages packed with good stuff for Texas’ riders!

This issue mailed to subscribers on March 12th, and is on newsstands everywhere starting April 1st.

 


Free offers and discounts from our advertisers for RT readers.

Check out the amazing deals and free stuff available to RIDE TEXAS® readers in this edition.

 


Trip Planning Resources | GO Guide

Each edition includes detailed planning materials wit the type of information you need to need to get the most smiles from your miles.

GO See Ridespecs

Details about the route itself: length, most scenic sections, etc.


GO Map SampleOverview Maps

Puts the road into regional context, all roads are marked for easy navigation.


GO Eat  GO Stay GO RideEat, Stay & Do

Details riders need about food and stops along the way.


GO ROADSCAPE 3D(TM) SampleRoadscape 3D™ Maps

RT exclusive! Developed by our expert cartographer just for you. See the ride within the actual landscape. No need to wonder where the twisty, hilliest bits of the route are located. You’re going to know ahead of time.

 


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Events

$40

American Flat Track Texas Half-Mile

April 20 @ 5:30 am - 10:30 am

The Texas Half-Mile will once again be held at the dirt track venue of the legendary Texas Motor Speedway will happen on April 20, 2019! Once again there will be an eclectic mix of fan- and family-friendly moto-attractions at Texas Motor Speedway and the Dallas/Fort Worth area, all of which will please a wide range of fans. Kids 12 and under free. Military & First Responder discounts are available.   VIP Experience Available  Enjoy the…
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FREE

Moto Liberty’s 16th Annual Easter Egg Hunt

April 20 @ 10:00 am

If you weren’t a big kid you wouldn’t have a bike! We know it sounds silly, but it’s one of the best events of the year at Moto Liberty, the #1 Motorcycle Gear Store in Texas. Saturday, April 20 th, Moto Liberty will be hiding hundreds of Easter Eggs stuffed with Gift Certificates, discount coupons and prizes– including $150 gift certificate. First hiding of the eggs at 10:00, second at 2:00. Eggs will be available…
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FREE

Texas Motorcycle Safety Coalition Meeting –

April 25 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

The goal of the Texas Motorcycle Safety Coalition (TMSC) is to reduce the number of crashes involving motorcycles and deaths and injuries resulting from these crashes. To accomplish this goal, the coalition meets four times a year. Full meeting details are released closer to the event. Check back at https://looklearnlive.org for more.
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4th Annual Biker Meet N Greet Rally

April 26 - April 28

Live music all weekend long with shows Friday night, Saturday afternoon (free outdoors), Saturday night. Night shows inside the club with the regular cover charge. Also Friday night inside club Bikini Oil Wrestling. Full kitchen grill inside the club. Saturday outdoor Biker Wedding at 11 am- all bikes start staging at 10 am for the ceremony. Larry Tillery with Scott McGill, Jimmie Barnes, Tim Burge takes the stage at 1:30 pm kicking off the free…
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$20

Bikes on the Bayou

April 26 @ 8:00 am - April 28 @ 5:00 pm

“Bikes on the Bayou” is a three-day festival in Houston, TX. that celebrates motorcycles, bicycles, and scooters in Eleanor Tinsley Park and along Allen Parkway. This all-inclusive festival will bring together all two-wheeled enthusiasts to celebrate music, culture and their riding communities. The three-day event will also provide motorcyclists the opportunity to participate in cruises throughout the festival space and secure overnight parking on festival grounds. Event organizers have meticulously chosen music acts for the…
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