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

Metal Mania Bike Night

August 24 @ 8:00 pm - August 25 @ 1:00 am

Kickass Bike Night August 24th at Hat Tricks in Lewisville, Tx from 8pm-1am!!! NO COVER for ALL Riders & Bikers, VIP Motorcycle Parking in front, Food & Drink Specials Live music by Ozzolution & Kill ‘Em All – a tribute to Metallica, FREE raffle, $20 pitcher & pizza combo, Vendors on-site & more. They’ll be giving away some AWESOME stuff in the FREE raffle including TWO gift certificates for $150 Tattoo courtesy of Change Of…
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$10.00 – $25.00

The Great Ride – Benefiting Special Olympics of Texas

August 31 @ 7:30 am

This year’s ride will both Start and End at CityLine in Richardson. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. with coffee, donuts and live music. Kickstands up at 9:30 a.m. While this is a group ride, it is not escorted. Riders are encouraged to go at your own pace and arrive safely back at CityLine for the festivities about 11:30 a.m. The overall ride is about 2 hours long, not quite 100 miles. Each paid participant in…
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$15

CMA Asphalt Feast Rally

September 5 - September 8

Asphalt Feast Rally Sept. 5- 8, 2019 Chandler, TX Free registration for all non-CMA members Hosted by Northeast Texas Christian Motorcyclists Association Registration at Family Life Center (First United Methodist Church ) – Hwy 31 Chandler, Texas There will be: Thursday Night Bike night at DQ Guided Rides New York to Paris ride Bike Games Youth activities And more For details and registration visit Asphalt Feast Rally Or contact Jeffrey Coker – (903) 238-6202 or…
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$15.00

Texas ABATE 24th Annual State Rally

September 6 - September 8

$15 per person for the entire weekend $10 per person after 9pm Saturday Gate opens Friday at noon to get this party started Live Music 🎶 on the Stage Friday night Lil’ Jesse Bluez Band and Saturday night Blackout Betty Free Camping – self-contained RVs welcome Bad Ass Bike Show Saturday Crazy Biker Games Bad Ass Trophy 🏆 for longest distance traveled by motorcycle Texas ABATE annual general membership meeting 2pm Saturday Vendors $35 (includes…
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Free to public

Big T Memorial BBQ Cook Off and Music Festival

September 7 - September 8

The Big T Memorial BBQ Cookoff and Music Festival is a two-day event benefitting children with special needs in Freestone and surrounding counties. The event kicks off Friday, September 7th with the BBQ Cookoff followed by Texas country artists JB & The Moonshine Band and Blacktop Mojo. Saturday features a variety of events including the 21st Annual Show of Wheels Classic Car Show, Fairfield City Wide Garage Sale, and a Coon Hunt. The event culminates…
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