Travel Blogs from Colby, United States

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Starbucks stop / Kansas ride., Colby, United States travel blog

Starbucks stop / Kansas ride.

A travel blog entry by hawgbound

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Early start this morning.  Left Colorado Springs at 4am and am now working my way through Kansas.  Not much out here on the 70.  Alot of open plains and cool air. Riding north east on the 24 out of Colorado Spings I watched the sun start ...

A visit with friends, Colby, United States travel blog

A visit with friends

A travel blog entry by wheelerlj

I knew that I should have written a blog entry last Thursday (November 1), right after we arrived in Louisville, Colorado, so that the memories of the day's travel would be fresh in my mind.  But I got caught up in the fun of catching up with old ...

The Land of Aaaaahs, Colby, United States travel blog

The Land of Aaaaahs

A travel blog entry by saraishness

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... humid today, getting up to 104, almost hard to breathe outside. We determined that Kansas has the most museums of all the states we've visited. We saw signs for prairie museums, fort museums, oil museums, presidential museums, an OZ museum (hi, ...

Across the Wide Missouri, Colby, United States travel blog

Across the Wide Missouri

A travel blog entry by jbg63

Today is February 1st and we had a nice drive across Missouri and Kansas. Folks who've just flown over these two states may think the Midwest is flat, but it actually has very pretty rolling hills. During the summer the green fields are very attractive, ...

Day 29 -  182 Miles - East Bound, Colby, United States travel blog

Day 29 - 182 Miles - East Bound

A travel blog entry by ridewithjoe

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The next few entries aren't going to be very interesting, I suspect. We are starting East and I hear Kanas isn't much of a tourist destination. Today we started by breakfast at Mary's home then a trip to Wally World (Walmart) for some meds for Joe. I ...

Nice New Hotel, Colby, United States travel blog

Nice New Hotel

A travel blog entry by czematis

... on I-70 in Kansas and need a place to stay because you can't quite make it all the way to Denver, the Hampton Inn in Colby, Kansas is a great stop.  The hotel seems to be brand new and is probably the nicest Hampton I have ever stayed in!  Keep ...

Sunny Colby Kansas, Colby, United States travel blog

Sunny Colby Kansas

A travel blog entry by visionrider

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... to rapid heating once I was out of the highlands. By noon it was 101 when you stopped anywhere. So I called it a day in Colby and decided I would have to leave earlier in the day to make decent time before the killer temp arrives. Today I went through 2 ...

Happy Independance Day, Colby, United States travel blog

Happy Independance Day

A travel blog entry by bruce0872

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... of the Mason Dixon Line!   With another 580 miles under our belt today, we pulled into a rest area just west of Colby, KS to bed down for the night. Interesting bugs here – big, bloodsucking types that are already filled with blood when they ...

This is where the air conditioning broke down, Colby, United States travel blog

This is where the air conditioning broke down

A travel blog entry by starlagurl

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It was so hot, and then the air conditioning broke. Here they are, herding us in the bus like lambs to slaughter. ...

Homestead National Monument & Gage County Museum, Colby, United States travel blog

Homestead National Monument & Gage County Museum

A travel blog entry by wheresgordon

... was named for pronounced it. I also learned that Beatrice Foods got their start in town and that it's also supposed to be pronounced Be-AT-rice. After going through the museum I headed toward Colorado Springs, CO. I stopped in Colby, KS for the ...

Kansas Visitor's Center, Colby, United States travel blog

Kansas Visitor's Center

A travel blog entry by ibaark

First state visitor's ...

Indiana to Kansas (Saturday December 27th), Colby, United States travel blog

Indiana to Kansas (Saturday December 27th)

A travel blog entry by mattsnyder

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... upon all these blinking lights at one point and realized it was tons of windmills - we wish we could have seen them in the daylight. We finally got to Colby,KS and slept at a Holiday Inn Express ( great & clean hotel). Tommorow- Colorado here we ...

Wisconsin day 3, Colby,  United States travel blog

Wisconsin day 3

A travel blog entry by bradmoening

In the middle of nowhere. Getting really cold and strong ...

It's Hot Here in Kansas!, Colby, United States travel blog

It's Hot Here in Kansas!

A travel blog entry by karenmargulis

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We drove quite a bit more than planned and ended up in Colby, Kansas surrounded by wheat fields.  It was a long drive and we still aren't out of Kansas! It was also very hot. Even the breeze was hot! At one point it was 106 on the car thermometer. It ...

May 17, 2009, Colby, United States travel blog

May 17, 2009

A travel blog entry by reena.ram.king

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More Kansas, Colby, United States travel blog

More Kansas

A travel blog entry by marty_moose

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between Kansas University and Denver, Colby, United States travel blog

between Kansas University and Denver

A travel blog entry by wonit

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Wisconsin- day two wrap up, Colby, United States travel blog

Wisconsin- day two wrap up

A travel blog entry by bradmoening

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Miles today: 90 Camping 14/15 Atwood baseball field Goal for upcoming days: we need to get to Manitowoc on 6-17 (190 miles) ...

Days 55 and 56 Maine, Bar Harbor, Colby and Farmington, United States travel blog

Days 55 and 56 Maine

A travel blog entry by shannonawu

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... run out of blueberry beer so alas, I left Maine without trying their local brew =P. On Friday we rolled out of Bar Harbor to Colby College where Rebecca's cousin goes to school and where we thus had an "in" to table on campus. We snuck out after a ...

I Love Kansas, Colby, United States travel blog

I Love Kansas

A travel blog entry by exert

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... back on the highway a few exits east of where I had gotten off. Oh well. That was also well worth the detour. I am now in Colby, Kansas at another Holiday Inn. About four hours from Boulder! Just went for a dip in the pool and now am going to grab some ...

Hampton Inn, Colby, United States travel blog

Hampton Inn

A travel blog entry by dearrajat

Few firsts here: 1st & only time in trip that we kept to 1 state throughout the day. 1st time we stayed in hotel. 1st time I got a regular bed to sleep! Although, I enjoyed more in diverse kids of beds in bed & breakfasts earlier! We reached very ...

What? Fire?, Colby, United States travel blog

What? Fire?

A travel blog entry by megleary28

... the heck he was supposed to do with a broken bus and 30 Mennonites all sitting on the side of the road 16 miles east of Colby, Kansas. If you've never been to Western Kansas you should know it's where people are talking about when they say "the middle of ...

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