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

FREE

ALR #208 Bike Nite

February 23 @ 7:00 am - 11:00 am

American Legion Riders Post #208 will be hosting Bike Nite at Conroy’s Irish Pub. Come out and enjoy the fun, live music, door prizes and raffles!
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FREE

2019 Texas Motorcycle Safety Forum

February 23 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

This year’s Texas Statewide Motorcycle Safety Forum will provide important information to riders, instructors, and traffic safety professionals who are interested in improving rider safety. The Forum is FREE to attend and lunch will be provided (does not include nightly stays at the Y.O. Ranch). Topics will include: Identification of the extent of the rider safety problem. Activities that TxDOT, DPS, NHTSA, FHWA, and AMA are doing to improve rider safety. Legislative activities in Texas….
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$20.00

Gurene Country Ride

February 23 @ 12:00 pm

It’s Gruene in the Texas Hill Country! Time to check out the beautiful wildflowers on this ride! Please come join ALR 208 for some Wind Therapy! Registration begins: 12:00 pm Kick Stands Up: 1:00pm Donation: $20 per Rider – Includes Poker Hand Passenger – FREE $10 per Passenger for Poker Hand * Minimum of 15 paid riders to hole Poker Ride Ends at Conroy’s Irish Pub, 9190 Fair Oaks Parkway, Boerne, TX 78015 Proceeds benefit…
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Free

2nd Annual Vintage Bike SMASH UP @ MotoLiberty – Dallas

February 24 @ 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm

  It’s a meeting of the Classic Motorcycles and the Contemporary Customs when the North Texas Norton Owner’s Association and their collection of Vintage Bike mingle with the Cafe Customs of the Denton Moto Collective at MotoLiberty’s 2nd Annual Vintage Bike Smash Up. The theme is “Young meet the Old”. This eclectic assortment of motorcyclists and their machines is a once a year affair jointly hosted by the NTNOA and the Denton Moto Collective at Dallas’ top gear shop, Moto…
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$175

Eurosport Cycle’s Spring Track Day

March 11

Eurosport Cycle’s track day is designed for street riders. It will be held at Motorsport Ranch in Cresson, TX. You use your own street bike and street riding gear (protective jacket, pants, and gloves, full face helmet, boots over ankles). No leathers or special set up needed for your bike. It’s pretty laid back with small groups and plenty of one on one instruction. If you’ve ever thought of doing a track day this is…
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