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A Day Away Retreat
165 Private Road 4584
Boyd, TX. 76023
940-433-2522


A Day Away Retreat is nestled in the southeast corner of the 114 & 51 intersection just outside the Boyd, Texas city limits.  The center is  roughly 30 miles northwest of downtown Fort Worth. Other surrounding cities include Decatur, Springtown, and Weatherford.

From Texas Motor Speedway at 114 & 35W:
Take 114 W towards Bridgeport (11 miles)
114 will merge into 287 for ½ mile but take first exit which is the 114 W exit towards Bridgeport
Turn left at the stop sign
Drive for about 10.5 miles
you’ll go thru 1 stop light in Aurora
1 stop light in downtown Boyd
you’ll pass a large white church on the left w/ 3 crosses (called HillTop)
before you finally get to the flashing yellow light for FM51

Turn left onto FM 51 South towards Springtown / Weatherford
Drive 1.2 miles then take the 1st LEFT onto County Rd 4599
there is also a sign for JCT 2123 which goes to the right (do not go right)
you’ll notice a sign for Friendship Baptist Church to the left (go left)
a lot of people miss this road so pay attention!

Drive .9 miles, thru 1 stop sign, and in 100 yards take your 1st right onto County Rd 4698 (you’ll see another sign for Friendship Baptist Church (just follow the signs…))
Drive .4 miles
you’ll pass a couple of driveways & 1 road (County Rd 4594) on the left before you get to our driveway

Turn left into our driveway (you should see…)
white pole fencing with our white A Day Away Retreat sign on the left
a couple of green trash cans
a black mailbox with Summerland Ranch 165 P.R. 4584
a red gate with a sign on it that says Summerland Ranch Alpacas



From Decatur:
Go south on FM 51 for roughly 9 miles towards Springtown / Weatherford
At the T, turn left onto 114
Drive 1.3 miles & turn right at the flashing yellow light on FM 51
Drive 1.2 miles then take the 1st LEFT onto County Rd 4599
there is also a sign for JCT 2123 which goes to the right (do not go right)
you’ll notice a sign for Friendship Baptist Church to the left (go left)
a lot of people miss this road so pay attention!

Drive .9 miles, thru 1 stop sign, and in 100 yards take your 1st right onto County Rd 4698 (you’ll see another sign for Friendship Baptist Church)
Drive .4 miles
you’ll pass a couple of driveways & 1 road (County Rd 4594) on the left before you get to our driveway

Turn left into our driveway (you should see…)
white pole fencing with our white A Day Away Retreat sign on the left
a couple of green trash cans
a black mailbox with Summerland Ranch 165 P.R. 4584
a red gate with a sign on it that says Summerland Ranch Alpacas




From Weatherford (thru Springtown):
Head north on FM51 for roughly 25 miles (passing thru Springtown at 199)
at roughly 22 miles you might see a County Rd 4698 to your right, this is our road; however, if you continue on FM 51 at 70 mph for 3 more miles to Co Rd 4599, it’s A LOT quicker than following the twisting, winding country road 5 miles (actually passing Friendship Baptist Church & cemetary) to get to our place… (Your choice! 

Turn right onto County Rd 4599
there is also a sign for JCT 2123 which goes to the left (do not go left)
you’ll notice a sign for Friendship Baptist Church to the right (go right)
a lot of people miss this road so pay attention!
if you get to the flashing yellow light at 114, turn around & go back 1 mile to County Rd 4599

Drive .9 miles, thru 1 stop sign, and in 100 yards take your 1st right onto County Rd 4698 (you’ll see another sign for Friendship Baptist Church)
Drive .4 miles
you’ll pass a couple of driveways & 1 road (County Rd 4594) on the left before you get to our driveway

Turn left into our driveway (you should see…)
white pole fencing with our white A Day Away Retreat sign on the left
a couple of green trash cans
a black mailbox with Summerland Ranch 165 P.R. 4584
a red gate with a sign on it that says Summerland Ranch Alpacas



Lodging
If you are looking to stay in the area overnight, after the ceremony, here are a few local hotels nearby. 

Hampton Inn & Suites
110 South US Highway 81/287
Decatur, Texas, USA 76234 
Tel:  1-940-627-4900

Days Inn
1900 S. Trinity Street
Hwy 287 N, Trinity St E Side
Decatur, TX 76234 US
Tel: 940-627-2463

Holiday Inn Express
1051 NORTH HWY 81/287 
DECATUR, TEXAS 76234
Tel: 940-6270776