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2023 Coldspring Tandem Weekend

  • March 23, 2023
  • 6:00 PM
  • March 26, 2023
  • 5:00 PM
  • Coldspring, TX
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  • The registration fee is $200 per team and requires that you are a member of the Houstonians On Tandems Together club. The Team HOTT club's financial model compels us to make this and future club events 'members only'. The cost of membership is $40/year, making the total cost of this event $240 for non-members.

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The 2023 Coldspring Tandem Weekend!  

Houstonians on Tandems Together
Coldspring, TX
March 23 thru 26, 2023
Hosted by - Laura & Allen Moyer

Registration is open!

Click here for a list of attendees

RideWithGPS routes are now available on the Team HOTT Ride-with-GPS page.

 Coldspring Tandem Weekend - 2023 Routes

We will NOT be providing printed maps. If you need help loading routes or using the RidewithGPS app, let one of us know.


Thursday, March 23rd - ride on your own

6:30-9:00 PM
Welcome Reception

Laura & Allen Moyer's home

Team Moyer is delighted to once again host CTW. They hope you will stop by for food, fun and fellowship. You will have a chance to visit with old friends as well as make new friends. You do not want to miss the kick -off to a great weekend of riding.

431 Wentworth, Coldspring, TX 77331

Subdivision is Cape Royale - gated with a guard. Use the term TANDEM for access.

Light hors d'oeuvres and finger foods, water and iced tea (BYOB)

Friday, March 24th -

10:00 AM Gravel Ride – Roll Out at 10:30AM

Ride hosted by Walt & Kathy Campbell

Bullet Grill House
401 TX-156, Point Blank, TX 77364

Please park away from the entrance of the restaurant on the north side of the lot.

3:00 PM Road Ride

Big Top Tent - across from the 1st Baptist Church of Coldspring
100 E Pine Ave, Coldspring, TX 77331
Parking is available in spaces along the front of the church near the big top tent.

Lunch and Dinner on your own. Click here for a list of area restaurants.

7:00 - 8:30 PM Campfire Social at Team Becker's campsite

Double Lake Recreation Area - see parking instructions and DLRA map.

301 FM 2025, Coldspring, TX 77331 campsite 34/35

Smore's and fellowship. (BYOB)

8:30 PM - Mountain Bike - Glow Ride

Double Lake Recreational Area - Trail Head
301 FM 2025, Coldspring, TX 77331

Experienced trail riders only. Appropriate (high lumen) headlights required and a helmet light is highly recommended, but not required.

Saturday, March 25th - Breakfast, Road Ride start/finish and Lunch -

Big Top Tent - across from the 1st Baptist Church of Coldspring

100 E Pine Ave, Coldspring, TX 77331

Parking is available in spaces along the front of the church near the big top tent.

7:00 - 8:00 AM  Pancake Breakfast - under the Big Top Tent

8:00 - 8:30 AM - Safety and Route Briefing - under the Big Top Tent

8:30 - 8:45 AM Group Photo near the Big Top Tent

9:00 AM - Ride Start on East Pine Ave.

(This street will have minimal car traffic but please be aware of cars needing to pass. Do not block the street.)

*Coldspring Courthouse Square – Trade Day – featuring local vendors with Homemade - Handmade -Homegrown. Stroll through before or after lunch. 

Noonish - Post ride lunch - in the Big Top Tent (lunch provided) 

Dinner on your own. Click here for a list of area restaurants.

7:00 - 9:00 PM - Wine Tasting and Social

577 Dodge-Oakhurst Rd, Huntsville, TX 77320

Family-owned and operated, Teysha Vineyard is the perfect relaxing destination to enjoy 100% Texas wines. Owners Joe and Lynn started this vineyard with one goal: to share the best Texas wines with the community in a venue that made everyone feel at home.

Allow 25-30 minutes to drive there from Coldspring. Light hors d'oeuvres and finger foods, water and soft drinks (please do not bring alcoholic beverages to the venue) Please drink responsibly.

Sunday, March 26th - Breakfast - Single track tandem and road riding

7:30 - 8:30 AM - Texas Waffles at the campground - Site 42
9:00 AM - Single Track and Road Ride

Double Lake Recreational Area - Trail Head
301 FM 2025, Coldspring, TX 77331
Team Moyer will host the Single Track Ride. Road Ride is on your own.

What you need to know:

The registration fee includes pancake/waffle breakfast on Saturday and Sunday, Saturday lunch, SAG, rest stops, hors d'oeuvres Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings, a wine tasting, scouted routes, riders’ insurance, facility and equipment rental and other misc. items. You'll be on your own for lunch on Friday and dinners on Thursday, Friday & Saturday.

  • Routes are posted on the Team HOTT Ride-with-GPS page. All of the route names start with 'CTW'.

  • Ride distances on Saturday will range from 33 -74-mile routes. There will be photo opportunities along the route as well as restrooms and convenience stores. We recommended you to pack snacks and plenty of water. SAG and rest stops will also have water.

  • Single track tandem riding might be new to you, but your hosts are pro’s and would love to share a local trail with you!

  • PARKING AT DOUBLE LAKE- if you are staying at a campsite at Double Lake please ride your bike or walk to the campsite social, breakfast or rides starting at DL Trailhead. If the parking lot is full you can park on either side of FS 210A (the road leading to the trail head and RV loop). Please park with traffic flow whichever side you are on. The Double Lake Recreation Area's entrance fee is being waived for this event.

  • Please come with your tandem in good mechanical condition.

  • House of Tandems will be available for roadside mechanical assistance (SAG) on Friday and Saturday (see back of name badge for contact info). If you have a medical emergency please call 911.

  • March 25th is Coldspring “Trade Day”! Courthouse Square all day!

RV / Camping

Double Lake Recreation Area
Note: Allen has 22 campsites at Double Lake reserved. If you wish to camp there, please call Allen (409-898-0696) before booking a site online. 
*Half of the sites are "first come first serve" so if you arrive early Friday, you can probably still get a site.

Trinity River Authority -Wolf Creek Park

Rock’n E RV Park

Camp Jason RV Park

Texas Park and Wildlife - Lake Livingston State Park

Texas Park and Wildlife - Huntsville State Park

Browder's Marina & Campgrounds


Coldspring Sunday Houses


The Evergreen Gathering House

Historical Cottage on the Courthouse Square (The Browder House)

The Purple Door Cottage

There are also several chain hotels in Huntsville and Livingston. 

Team HOTT, Inc COVID-19 Safety Guidelines
Team HOTT Inc. is committed to providing an event that is safe and fun for all riders. Each rider will be required to follow Team HOTT’s Safety Guidelines. Our guidelines follow CDC as well as LAB recommendations. All participants will be required to sign a waiver and rider agreement at time of registration to the outlined requirements and guidelines. 

Guidelines and expectations

  • If you have symptoms, tested positive or if you had close contact with someone in last 10 days of this event, we ask that you not attend.
  • Proper hand washing or frequent use of hand sanitizer 
  • No drafting – USA Cycling recommends 20 feet behind the team in front of you.
  • There will be restroom options along the road ride route (Convenience stores and fun photo opportunities).

If you have any questions, please call or text Allen & Laura Moyer at 409-898-0696.

Team Hott

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