From Iredell, it's about 60 miles (97 kilometers) to the northeast to Fort Worth and 85 miles (137 kilometers) to the northeast to Dallas.
Brazos River Valley is a well-established travel destination, which means getting around is relatively easy. Make sure you give yourself plenty of time to tour the many things to see and do this region has to share. Glen Rose, is 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the south. Take the trip there to see the Dinosaur Valley State Park and Fossil Rim Wildlife Center.
Approximately 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the northeast of Iredell is Cleburne, a regional center where you go see Johnson County Sheriff's Posse, Hill College Cleburne and Johnson County Courthouse. Cleburne Golf Links, Cleburne State Park and Splash Station are also good places to spend time.
Travelers to Brazos River Valley often spend time exploring the area's farms.
When the temperatures climb, do what the locals do and head to the region's beautiful waterways for a day of boating or swimming.
For those who plan on traveling by air, keep in mind that the most convenient major airport is Waco Regional Airport, 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the southeast of Iredell.