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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

$15.00 – $85.00

18th Annual Cowboy Mardi Gras

February 9 - February 11

February 9-11, 2023, join the fun at the 11th street Cowboy Bar for three days of Mardi Gras Celebration with great Cajun food and Zydeco music! Saturday, February 11th, enjoy all the colorful floats and parade entries as they travel down Bandera’s main street in the Mardi Gras Parade. Parade begins at Noon. From 10:00 a.m-5:00 p.m., the gumbo cookoff will be on 11th Street. You’ll find arts and crafts on the Courthouse Lawn. Weekend…
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$15 – $85

2023 Cowboy Mardi Gras

February 10 - February 12

The 11th Street Cowboy Bar located in Bandera, Texas, will be hosting the 2023 Cowboy Mardi Gras February 9th – 11th. The annual event which has been celebrated for more than 18 years, honors Mardi Gras and cowboys and features traditional cajun bands, country music, a Cowboy Mardi Gras parade with floats, Cowboy Mardi Gras Costume Contest, and a Gumbo Cook-off. The three-day celebration brings over 15 thousand people from all over the world to…
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$18.00 – $25.00

46th St. Valentine’s Day Massacre Motorcycle Rally

February 10 - February 12

Join in the tradition of the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre Motorcycle Rally on February 10-12, 2023. There will be bike games, merchandise, food vendors, and live music to enjoy. Adult admission: $18 in advance and $25 at the gate. Children: $10. Children ages 12 and under: free admission. This is a family-friendly event. Free tenting camping included with the cost of admission. Self-contained RV spots available.
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$18.00 – $25.00

St. Valentine’s Day Massacre Motorcycle Rally

February 10 @ 8:00 am - February 12 @ 12:00 am

Alamo City Gypsy MC brings you the 46th Annual St. Valentine’s Day Massacre Rally, February 10-12, 2023! Live Music Merchandise Food Vendors Bike Games Motorcycle Fun Run Church services on Sunday morning. Free tent camping! $10 Self-contained RV/trailer. Hot showers onsite. Early online registration: $18. Tickets at the gate: $25 Childer ages 13 to 17: $10. Children ages 12 and under: free.
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17th Annual Fort Worth Motorcycle Expo & Swap Meet

February 11 @ 9:00 am - February 12 @ 4:00 pm

The 17th Annual Fort Worth Motorcycle Expo & Swap Meet is February 11-12, 2023 at the Will Rogers Memorial Centers Exhibits Building, inside a newly remodeled climate controlled building. Swap Meet hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday; 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday. The motorcycle swap meet will feature new and used motorcycles, parts and acessories, and lifestyle accessories from individuals and motorcycle businesses from all over the Southwest. Patrons are…
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