Travel Blogs from Dodge City, United States

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Riding Into Wild West’s Boiling Pot, Dodge City, United States travel blog

Riding Into Wild West’s Boiling Pot

A travel blog entry by pollyandmikey

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... us.  I tried to make a comparison with the Beckham’s but the soccer reference was well and truly lost here in Dodge City. Another enormous steak for dinner and we were extremely pleased to be finished cycling for a short while. The tent was a ...

Thursday 29 May, Dodge City, United States travel blog

Thursday 29 May

A travel blog entry by manningnz

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... museum and had some lunch but there wasn't much else to keep us in this town so we left late afternoon. Our next stop was Dodge City which was only another hour away. Steve said it was the most stressful bit of driving so far as the wind was pushing ...

No Trouble In Cowboy Capital Of The World, Dodge City, United States travel blog

No Trouble In Cowboy Capital Of The World

A travel blog entry by pollyandmikey

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... a bike ride to Walmart to buy a sunhat and then sweat our way around a pretty cheesy reconstruction of Front Street, Dodge City.  Both experiences convinced us that we were better off in a restaurant enjoying a long lazy Sunday lunch. Unfortunately ...

Passage  Dodge City..., Dodge City, United States travel blog

Passage Dodge City...

A travel blog entry by roadtripusa2010

... une vraie vieille ville de cow-boys. Sans ...

Get The Heck Into Dodge?, Dodge City, United States travel blog

Get The Heck Into Dodge?

A travel blog entry by smcollins

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That's their slogan here in Dodge City. I'm serious. Next to Gatlinburg Tennessee, it's the cheesiest place I've ever visited. Tonight I watched about four minutes of the worst "gun show" act I've ever seen. It was supposed to be a reenactment of the wild ...

Mesa Verde to Dodge City, Kansas, Dodge City, United States travel blog

Mesa Verde to Dodge City, Kansas

A travel blog entry by mrweinstein

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Day 5 - Gunsmoke....in Dodge City, KS, Dodge City, United States travel blog

Day 5 - Gunsmoke....in Dodge City, KS

A travel blog entry by smorourke

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We have just arrived in Dodge City, KS.  We broke off 365 miles today... Rick was done.. Rick is really in the spirit of this town and is wearing his chaps with a gun belt.  He keeps challenging everyone to a dual... ...

Moving on to Kansas, Dodge City, United States travel blog

Moving on to Kansas

A travel blog entry by cliff-n-chris

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...  beside the campsite. On Tuesday we headed off early for our long drive into Kansas.  Today we visited the Boot Hill Museum in Dodge City, but it's now far too hot to do much at all.  A couple of days ago we were complaining that it was so ...

Cowboy Country!, Dodge City, United States travel blog

Cowboy Country!

A travel blog entry by markgemmell

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Yee ha! Welcome to cowboy country! Hmmm... Arrived in Dodge City at a Gas Station on the outskirts of town - didn't bode well for the size, or choice of this as a stop, and then on the night I left Dodge, it was from an unmanned, unmarked station ...

Cowboys and Indians, Dodge City, United States travel blog

Cowboys and Indians

A travel blog entry by kiaramichelle

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So after little sleep on our overnight train we arrived in Dodge City around 5.30am. We got kicked out of the station and got a taxi to the hotel. The guy was not overly impressed at being woken up to let us in. We dumped our stuff and found somewhere to ...

Day 15 - Durango to Dodge City, KS, Dodge City, United States travel blog

Day 15 - Durango to Dodge City, KS

A travel blog entry by afoon

Noting to say but a day full of ...

Welcome to Kansas, Dodge City, United States travel blog

Welcome to Kansas

A travel blog entry by pumpkinqueen

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Why I ask you.... WHY? I know the railroad is the bloodline of America but why do motels, both the cheapies and the flash ones, insisit on being so close to railway lines. Result not much sleep last night due to passing freight trains which took a ...

Dodge City, Kansas, Dodge City, United States travel blog

Dodge City, Kansas

A travel blog entry by bradham5

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We stop in Dodge City and see a gunfight and a museum. The boys chase a "bad guy". We have Sarsaparilla at the bar. Steve wants to go to the wax museum...not recommended by us. We send the night In Dodge City at the Water Sports ...

Across Kansas, Dodge City, United States travel blog

Across Kansas

A travel blog entry by crossamerica

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... There after back to the State Highway - it might or might not be still the yellow brick road - until we turned north to Dodge City.  The last 20 miles into Dodge was into a headwind but otherwise the weather was perfect for cycling. Modern Dodge ...

Leaving Kansas, Dodge City, United States travel blog

Leaving Kansas

A travel blog entry by minimott

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... some where still buried on the hill. Unfortunatly, the hill is now covered with homes and businesses. We walked through a mock of what Dodge City looked like in the olden days. There was a demonstration of a shoot out. After that, we headed for Colorado. ...

1154 Miles from home today!, Dodge City, United States travel blog

1154 Miles from home today!

A travel blog entry by dwlp.travelkids

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... drier (though not cooler...we saw temps of 100+ on the RV themometer!) and the skies are getting bigger. We arrived in Dodge City, Kansas a little before 5:00, choosing to get a site in our campground for the night before driving back into town for a ...

Getting the hell INTO Dodge !, Dodge City, United States travel blog

Getting the hell INTO Dodge !

A travel blog entry by judeth

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... stations just track when to play so they don't overlap. 3. And maybe most importantly - cows smell. We finally made it to Dodge City shortly after 5pm on Sunday and after checking into the Cowboy quirky Dodge House Hotel we headed up to Sam's Dads ...

Cowboy up!, Dodge City, United States travel blog

Cowboy up!

A travel blog entry by hoob

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... . To our surprise Patrick actually requested touring some art studios too! Patrick will post a video blog soon! Monday night we stayed in Dodge City, KS. In case you don't know, there is absolutely nothing out in the middle of Kansas! But in the morning ...

Wind, Dust and Memories, Dodge City, United States travel blog

Wind, Dust and Memories

A travel blog entry by ggmoffatt

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... is pretty flat, very much like our Canadian prairies. We arrived in Dodge City, Nebraska on October 11. Lots of cowboy history here. Dodge City was supposedly the "wickedest" city in the old west. Lots of memories of Gunsmoke, Matt Dillon, Miss Kitty, Doc ...

My week, Dodge City, United States travel blog

My week

A travel blog entry by sandiconrad

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... who were able to get a hotel room after the Tornado.  Some pretty wild stories.   We ate our way through Dodge...steak every night.  I'm sure it had nothing to do with the excessive number of dead cattle I saw on the way in. ...

Dodge city here we come, Dodge City, United States travel blog

Dodge city here we come

A travel blog entry by savanah77

We are now at my aunts house we are spending a full week there. but in that time we are helping her brand cattle on her ranch. She is paying us. (This will pay for the cost of the ...

Day 7, Dodge City KS, Dodge City, United States travel blog

Day 7, Dodge City KS

A travel blog entry by desousa

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... a tee shirt and off you go. We have driven some sections further west but to those who hadn't must have been a disapointment... Dodge city has a touch of old west frontier town, even if today what we see are many meat processing plants on the road ...

Day 22, Ride from Pueblo, CO to Dodge City, KS, Dodge City, United States travel blog

Day 22, Ride from Pueblo, CO to Dodge City, KS

A travel blog entry by wildrider2011

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We hit the road this morning at 7:10AM, Mountain Time and the weather was a nice cool 66 degrees – we loved it. Of course that didn't last too long – the high we rode in today was 98 degrees. Weather-wise it seems we go from one extreme to ...

Gunsmoke, Dodge City, United States travel blog

Gunsmoke

A travel blog entry by larry_shirley

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Today we are in Dodge City KS and all I can say is its hot. Went downtown and did the Boot Hill tour and saw on the bank that it was 104*.  Thankfully we could see most everything without having to go back outside. They have a great museum with ...

Get into Dodge, Dodge City, United States travel blog

Get into Dodge

A travel blog entry by cameronstone

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... worker, Karyn, made the whole team blueberry waffles. The 55 miles were pretty easy and had so.e great convos on the bike today. In Dodge we had a bingo slash game friendship visit. That was a blast and then for dinner we had a squad go to trees amigos. I ...

My arrival, Dodge City, United States travel blog

My arrival

A travel blog entry by sandiconrad

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... an extra 10 minutes or so, until I knew I wouldn't lose my lunch or pass out.  I rented a car and headed to Dodge.  This is normally a 2 hour drive, straight across the highway and through a town called Greensburg.  Over the weekend ...

OK I just, Dodge City, United States travel blog

OK I just

A travel blog entry by mrmatt

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We seemed about the only people there, great weather though. interesting museums, the saloons also had a old-time appeal. ...

Howdy Cowboy!, Dodge City, United States travel blog

Howdy Cowboy!

A travel blog entry by bot989

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Short ride today into Dodge City 55 miles into the wind but we had a good pace line and made short work of it.  The headlines in the local "Gazette" was the wheat harvest is almost in.  We saw the giant combines thrashing through the fields and ...

Ridin' into Dodge, Dodge City, United States travel blog

Ridin' into Dodge

A travel blog entry by tworedbikes

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... I can understand when they're spooked, but when they come running, all trying to get a better look, that's funnier. We got into Dodge and, using some stolen WiFi we managed to find two campsites in the area. We went shopping at a Dillan's, bought steak ...

Get the heck into Dodge ! 268 miles from Topeka, Dodge City, United States travel blog

Get the heck into Dodge ! 268 miles from Topeka

A travel blog entry by katey252

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... back to Boot Hill ( so called because wayward, sining, miscreant gunslingers who were killed in shootouts were buried in their boots ) for a meal, a gun fight and a show. Tomorrow more sight seeing of downtown historic dodge and more pictures to ...

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