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Posted on: October 7, 2021

Avoid travel delays on Saturday, October 9, 2021 during IRONMAN Texas

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THE WOODLANDS, TEXAS (October 7, 2021) – The IRONMAN Texas Triathlon in The Woodlands is set for Saturday, October 9, 2021, with potential traffic impacts beginning at 5 a.m. All residents are advised to be aware of the traffic management plan in effect on race day. The complete event schedule for the weekend is available online.

Information on the race route can be viewed on the downloadable course maps. The Traffic Impact PDF shows the race route and has information on road closures and detours. The phone number to call for traffic concerns is 713-826-2615. All residents are encouraged to use these resources to plan accordingly for commuting issues on race day. For more information on the event itself, please visit www.ironman.com/races.

Detours and Travel Routes on October 9, 2021: 

  • GROGAN’S MILL ROAD SOUTHBOUND (FROM NORTH MILLBEND): 7 to 10:30 a.m.
    Take Grogan’s Mill to South Millbend, South Millbend to Glen Loch, Glen Loch to S Panther Creek, S Panther Creek to Flintridge, Flintridge to Cochran’s Crossing.
     
  • GROGAN’S MILL SOUTHBOUND: 7 to 10:30 a.m.
    Take Lake Woodlands to Six Pines, Six Pines to Millbend Road, Mill Bend Road to Fernridge, Fernridge to S. Millbend, S. Millbend to Grogan’s Mill.
     
  • GROGAN’S MILL ROAD NORTHBOUND: 7 a.m. to 6:15 p.m.
    Take Woodlands Parkway to Six Pines Drive, Six Pines Drive to Lake Woodlands, Lake Woodlands to Grogan’s Mill Road.
     
  • LAKE ROBBINS DRIVE WESTBOUND: Unrestricted until Six Pines Drive. Follow directions for Grogan’s Mill Road North or Southbound.
     
  • BEST LOCATIONS TO ENTER MARKET STREET: Along Lake Woodlands Drive, Six Pines Drive and Grogan’s Mill Road.
     
  • GROGAN’S MILL SOUTHBOUND TOWARDS SAWMILL: 10:55 a.m. to 6:05 p.m.
    Take Woodlands Pkwy to I-45, I-45 south to Rayford/Sawdust.

  •  ACCESS TO WOODLANDS PARKWAY: (south of Woodlands Pkwy between Gosling & South Panther Creek) 7 to 11 a.m.

  • Take Flintridge to Cochran’s Crossing, Take Cochran’s Crossing to Woodlands Parkway.

Event information:  www.ironman.com/races       

Traffic hotline:  713-826-2615

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