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3.2 out of 5 Rider Rating 3.2
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By Guest (0 McR Points) on Jun 30, 2009

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Guest
October 31, 2009
I've been to some of the places he talks about,…
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Viper 2016
2 McR Points
June 12, 2017
We customized this with some of the Glen Rose…
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Written Directions

1. Leave Weatherford heading west on US-180

2. Continue through Mineral Wells and into Palo Pinto

3. In Palo Pinto turn left onto FM 4

4. Take FM 4 through Lone Camp to IH 20

5. Go west on IH-20 about 7 miles to Exit 373

6. Exit onto TX 193 towards Gordon

7. In Gordon turn left at FM 919 OR you can travel a couple more miles to Mingus...

8. In Mingus turn Left onto HWY 108

9. Take Hwy 108 to IH-20

10. Go East on IH-20 about 2.5 miles

11. Exit 370/ TX 108 towards Stephenville

12. In Stephenville turn left onto US 377

13. In Granbury take the exit for Business 377 and go to the square

14. On the square turn left onto FM 51 back to Weatherford

Scenery

Great scenery through the Palo Pinto Mountains. The mountains towered over us. Lots of rolling hills and TONS of bluebonnets in the Spring.

Drive Enjoyment

Lots of twisties, turns, curves and enough straight patches to enjoy the scenery. Bluebonnets outside Weatherford

Tourism Opportunities

Towns include Fort Worth, Weatherford, Mineral Wells, Palo Pinto, Lone Camp, Gordon, Mingus, and Stephenville . Gas and food available especially in Palo Pinto.

Motorcycle Road Additional info

- View the weather forecast for this area from Yahoo weather .

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Guest
October 31, 2009
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Motorcycle Type : Cruiser
I've been to some of the places he talks about, but not yet on my motorcycle. his ride is in some really awesome scenic area. And in Stevensville, right across the street from the National Guard Armory, is one of the best BarbeQue places I have been to. Its a place a lot of Rodeo stars hang out at when they come to town.
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Viper 2016
June 12, 2017
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Motorcycle Type : Touring
We customized this with some of the Glen Rose ride. our ride was approx. 230 miles. The scenery was great and most of the roads were very good. We stopped at a lot of historical places and had lunch at Hard 8. Lunch was ok but pricey.
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Guest
December 10, 2010
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With such a beautiful coverage of the whole journey and what to expect from the ride this is a definite one for me to try in the near future! Awesome photographs of the mountains and the bluebonnets were lovely, lol!!:) Really exciting and the places you pass through are really great especially the mountains on either side of you!! All in all, the 125 miles ride to the Hard 8 BBQ with all the details of the ride given is something to try out!!Vehicle Wrap
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