Going Boerne to explore freshly paved FM-474 and a Thai lunch

Boerne (pronounced Bernie) is a very busy town with lots of restaurants.  We wanted to check out FM-474, a freshly paved road (paved in 2018 ) leading to Boerne.  FM-474 has a many gentle curves and is therefore more fun to ride into Boerne than the straighter FM-1376.  There was still a lot of gravel … Continue reading Going Boerne to explore freshly paved FM-474 and a Thai lunch

To Manchester, KY-11 to Jackson, KY-30 and KY-28

This route will give riders a good feel of rural Kentucky north and northwest of Jackson, KY.  Jackson, KY is a small little town of ~2000 people, but it is the origin for all rides described in the web site Venom Tours (www.wickedtwistedroad.com).  This route includes some of those winding roads surrounding Jackson and will … Continue reading To Manchester, KY-11 to Jackson, KY-30 and KY-28

Big South Fork National River and Recreational Area (Guest Author, Joan Rodgers)

Big South Fork National River and Recreational Area is part of the Cumberland Plateau.  The 125,000 acre area protects the Big South Fork of the Cumberland River and its tributaries.  It is a beautiful area filled with scenic gorges and bluffs.  The area,  managed by the National Park Service (www.nps.gov), provides visitors with many outdoor … Continue reading Big South Fork National River and Recreational Area (Guest Author, Joan Rodgers)