Coming from Dallas:
Get on 75 going North out of Dallas, and continue on past McKinney,
until you come to the Hwy 121 exit to Bonham.
Get on Hwy 121 and stay on is all the way until you merge
with Hwy 56 into Bonham.
Continue into Bonham, and turn left (North) onto Hwy 78.
Continue out of Bonham on Hwy 78 until you come to a blinking
red light. Turn right onto FM 273.
- Continue on FM 273 across the fingers of Lake Bonham, up through Ivanhoe,
continuing until the road curves to the right and you come upon FM
2554 (which says Duplex/Elwood - 6 miles).
- Turn left onto FM 2554 and continue 6 miles to Elwood. The
pavement will end and the road will become gravel.
- Stay on the gravel road 1/2 mile until you come to Elwood
- Turn right onto Elwood Forest Lane and continue. Cross the
gates and YOU'RE THERE.
- Pass the first house with green trim on the left and then park in
front of the two-story Retreat House on the left.
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