"The published grade at The Wall
is 19 percent - that must be an average.
Every year I ride, my GPS shows a section before the Peak at 24 percent
for a few hundred feet.
There is a bailout to avoid the Wall.
Don't be too embarrassed if you walk it -
you will have plenty of company."
– Three-time Paluxy Pedal Rider
Proceeds from The CareFlite 2017 Paluxy Pedal
will benefit the LDL Educational
supporting education, health
and environmental projects
for the people of Somervell
and adjacent counties.
Race Start/ Finish Location: Glen Rose High School
From Dallas/Fort Worth: take IH 35 South to Highway 67 South. Follow 67 South through the town of Glen Rose, and turn left at Brookshire's Grocery store onto Pamela Street. Follow Pamela Street a few hundred yards into the Glen Rose High School parking lot. The start of the ride will be at the High School's electronic sign board on Stadium Drive. It is easy to see from the parking lot and there will also be officials wearing purple t-shirts that will guide you to registration and the start line.
Glen Rose is approximately 1 hour's drive from Fort Worth, 2 hours from Dallas, 3 hours from Austin and 4 hours from Houston.