East Texas Sidecar Muster

Join a bunch of fine folks in Rusk Texas for a weekend of sidecar fun.

Rusk KOA Holiday at 745 FM 343 East, Rusk Texas is the host venue. Call them to make reservations, they have a number of different accommodations. Their phone number is 903-683-6641. Use the discount code “TURDS” to get a 15% discount on cabins and camping or a special RV price of $49.23. You have to call the campground directly to get the discount.

You can scope out the facility at https://koa.com/campgrounds/rusk/

Proposed Schedule:

Friday May 3rd:

11:30   Join Jena & Lee for lunch at the 7th Street Restaurant in downtown Cushing, Texas; or Join Kent & Ana for lunch at the Moosehead Café on the square in Crockett, Texas; whichever may be more convenient for your travels & schedule.

Note: After lunch in Cushing, while Jena rides to the KOA, Lee will make a detour down an unpaved road(s) to the campground to try to find an old wooden bridge that may, or may not, be there.

 5:30   Ride into Rusk for Ice-Cream and a visit to the nation’s Longest Foot Bridge.

Also:  If you enjoy live plays, the Cherokee Community Theater is staging a play scheduled for Saturday evening:


Saturday May 4th:

8:00       Riders meeting at KOA for morning group ride

8:30       Breakfast at Miss Mollie’s Diner in Alto

10:00     Visit the Military Film Fleet – $5 Admission:  http://militaryfilmfleet.com/

Lunch on your own

3:30       Sidecar Games

6:00       Pot-Luck Supper

Sunday May 5th:

Breakfast by the KOA Staff before we head for home 

ALSO:  Should you have extra time, you might consider a train ride on the Texas State Railroad:  https://texasstaterailroad.net/