Travel Blogs from Salina, United States

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Rock Lover's Paradise!, Salina, United States travel blog

Rock Lover's Paradise!

A travel blog entry by 2pcgrads

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Capitol Reef National Park, Torrey, Utah.  This portion of Utah is actually formed by a giant buckle in the Earth's crust that stretches across south-central Utah for over one hundred miles.  It is, in reality, called the Waterpocket Fold. ...

The long-a** ride, Salina, United States travel blog

The long-a** ride

A travel blog entry by rebeccapcohen

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... us. Needless to say, we were extremely happy and it renewed our faith in humankind. The kids were very tired of our long journey to Salina, Kansas today - six-and-a-half hours in the RV, and we only stopped once, at Dairy Queen, and to fill up the gas ...

Craziness, Awful, Asinine, Salina, United States travel blog

Craziness, Awful, Asinine

A travel blog entry by ramblinraasch

... Red Columbus. I spoke to the campers last night around 9:30.  They are at the Butch Cassidy campground in Salina, Utah. Red said the campground is "X-Rated."  Red's words to describe Utah were"awful, craziness and asinine." Spirits ...

The Eastward journey begins, Salina, United States travel blog

The Eastward journey begins

A travel blog entry by grofffam5

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... all flashed at the same time.  It looked pretty weird to see them.  We stopped around 10pm at a La Quinta inn at Salina, Kansas and got a room for the night.  We all got some much needed showers, tried to find enough plugs to charge all of ...

Fields of grain, Salina, United States travel blog

Fields of grain

A travel blog entry by sheflysx

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... any indication of what is out there in the rest of Kansas, the name is aptly applied. About 50 miles before we got to Salina, we saw a windmill farm, thousands of windmills that went on for 25 miles. When I first saw windmills in California, I thought ...

Butch Cassidy, Flat Tires and New Friends, Salina, United States travel blog

Butch Cassidy, Flat Tires and New Friends

A travel blog entry by ramblinraasch

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We put a lot of miles on yesterday as we continued our westward journey. Utah was suprisingly beautiful. We did not anticipate the splendor of the mountains and vast array of colors. It was pretty desolate so we drove further than planned. We ended up ...

Great Breakfast and Paying It Forward, Salina, United States travel blog

Great Breakfast and Paying It Forward

A travel blog entry by mrear99

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Day 5 back on the road Yesterday we had the best breakfast yet with Paula's cousin, Michael DeGarie and his wife Sandra.  The last time we'd seen them, Paula and I were camping in a park on Lake Dillon and we'd visited.  That was 1992.  ...

On the road, Salina, United States travel blog

On the road

A travel blog entry by millerfamily

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In the morning after eating cereal and packing the trailer up, we were just about to leave when dad noticed that the rear left tire on the van was loosing air pressure.  So we went to an auto tire shop and got a new wheel .Fortunately, we were able ...

Toto We're Still In Kansas, Salina, United States travel blog

Toto We're Still In Kansas

A travel blog entry by bigdriver222

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... Kansas. We left Denver after the passport fiasco and Sarah's preschool class recital and I am now sitting in the lobby of the Salina, KS Country Inns & Suites (Ninth Ave Steve T.) I am suppose to be writing a paper - my last assignment of the ...

Key West 2014 Day 27, Branson, MO > Salina, KS, Salina, United States travel blog

Key West 2014 Day 27, Branson, MO > Salina, KS

A travel blog entry by rocket2thekeys

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... They also love to tailgate, little to no use of turn indicators and the worst of all habits they have is; most states have laws that dictate you move over and slow down when passing law enforcement or highway maintenance vehicles stopped on the highway. ...

Salina Utah, wheretheheckarewe?, Salina, United States travel blog

Salina Utah, wheretheheckarewe?

A travel blog entry by samcujes

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... On our final night in Salina, Lee's stomach was feeling much better so we decided to check out the highly-recommended Mom's Cafe. Now, Salina is a very small town with not much in it, so it was either Mom's or more fast food (which neither of us were ...

Day 2 - drive to Salina KS, Salina, United States travel blog

Day 2 - drive to Salina KS

A travel blog entry by aftershock

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... campground in the area. Not having internet available at the time, I wasnt able to look up any information about the area. I took off towards Salina and decided I would wing it to see what I could come up with when I got there. I get to Salina and I am ...

Kansas, Salina, United States travel blog

Kansas

A travel blog entry by jeff1fla

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Salina, Kansas, Salina, United States travel blog

Salina, Kansas

A travel blog entry by gringowithdrawl

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We spent a night in Salina, Kansas catching up Darren's old high school friends Rusty, P-man, and Scotty.  In the future, P-man will be slipped ...

The Middle of No Where - Part II, Salina, United States travel blog

The Middle of No Where - Part II

A travel blog entry by paulandamber

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... which were drawn by an ancient civilization that suddenly disappeared in 1640 AD - it was just wonderful! We arrived at the Luxury Inn, Salina and enjoyed a very relaxing swim in the indoor, heated pool and hot tub - a traveller's life is tough! ...

This is the day i'll remember most from the ..., Salina, United States travel blog

This is the day i'll remember most from the ...

A travel blog entry by bradleyt

... version of Boot Hill but, unlike Ogallala's tasteful city park, this one has become a tourist trap. I continued northeast along Route 56 and I made it to I-70 and by midnight I was in Salina, Kansas. Drive time stats... Daily KM: 1210 Hours: 15 ...

Salina, Kansas- visiting Darren's friend Russ, Salina, United States travel blog

Salina, Kansas- visiting Darren's friend Russ

A travel blog entry by gringowithdrawl

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We visited Rusty in Salina.  Rusty and Darren have lost touch lately but it was good to see him and make up a little for lost time. Darren found Buster the bear...if that bear could only talk...in English.  For the record, Rusty offered ...

Day 10 Brian's Awareness Tour, Salina, United States travel blog

Day 10 Brian's Awareness Tour

A travel blog entry by briansmith16

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... . It was the best tasting treat I've had in a while. I had one gradual climb in the end of my ride and the downhill led into Salina and I was ready to call it a day. Tomorrow I have a 108 mile ride to hopefully get to Green River which is the next town. ...

Not Quite Kansas City, Salina, United States travel blog

Not Quite Kansas City

A travel blog entry by gapelechsgowest

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... tonight, but with the four hours we lost yesterday, we're just a few hours short of the city, staying in a small town called Salina. This week has been a lot of driving without any real breaks, but we all seem to manage okay. After all the adventure ...

Brown V Board of Education NHS/Wizard of Oz Museum, Salina, United States travel blog

Brown V Board of Education NHS/Wizard of Oz Museum

A travel blog entry by socks

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Brown V. Board of Education NHS: On May 17, 1954, the Supreme Court unanimously declared that segregated educational facilities are "inherently unequal" and, as such, violate the 14th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution. This decision by the Supreme Court ...

Fort Larned & Santa Fe Trail Museum, Salina, United States travel blog

Fort Larned & Santa Fe Trail Museum

A travel blog entry by socks

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Fort Larned NHS: Fort Larned was established on the vast prairie in Western Kansas midway along the Santa Fe trail in 1859 to protect mail coaches, freighters and other Trail traffic from Plains Indians. With nine beautifully restored buildings, Fort ...

Mushroom Rock State Park, Salina, United States travel blog

Mushroom Rock State Park

A travel blog entry by socks

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Although Mushroom Rock State Park is the smallest state park in Kansas, it's the most interesting. The Park has Dakota sandstone concretions. There are many concretions in this Park, but some of it still remains and has been supporting three of the rocks ...

Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve, Salina, United States travel blog

Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve

A travel blog entry by socks

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The Tallgrass Prairie once covered 140 million acres of North America. The Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve was established in 1996 to preserve, protect, and interpret the less than four percent of remaining tallgrass prairie ecosystem. The 10,894 ...

Eisenhower Home/Library/Museum/Meditation Place, Salina, United States travel blog

Eisenhower Home/Library/Museum/Meditation Place

A travel blog entry by socks

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Dwight D. Eisenhower was elected the 34th President of the U.S. He served two terms – 1952 to 1961. He was elected President primarily because of his military accomplishments. President Roosevelt designated Eisenhower as Supreme Allied Commander. ...

Arrived Salina KOA Campground, Salina, United States travel blog

Arrived Salina KOA Campground

A travel blog entry by socks

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Arrived in Salina with snow flurries and temps in the low 30's. It was a 4 hour drive from Kansas ...

Feb 26 - Salina, Kansas, Salina, United States travel blog

Feb 26 - Salina, Kansas

A travel blog entry by roganna

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... stretch and to have a snack.  The only excitement occurred less than 5 minutes after I took the wheel, about 1.5 hours outside of Salina, Kansas. Speed - 75 mph.  There appeared to be a queen sized mattress on the road in our lane.  I was ...

A Hard Man is Good To Find...., Salina, United States travel blog

A Hard Man is Good To Find....

A travel blog entry by karenandcasey

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We started out our day with a visit to Fort Smith National Historic Site.  There had been 2 forts located there over the years, and they served as the farthest outpost, on the edge of the Indian Territory--later to become Oklahoma.  The river ...

Headin home, Salina, United States travel blog

Headin home

A travel blog entry by theswaffords

We left Salina ,Ks and made it all the way to the lake house in Missouri . So glad we did the journey but just as glad to be ...

Getting closer and a little anxious to be home, Salina, United States travel blog

Getting closer and a little anxious to be home

A travel blog entry by thedanes

Today was a 400 mile day over mountain roads as well as high desert roads. Tomorrow we move to our final stop at Bob Scott Campground just east of Austin, ...

RV touring in the USA, Salina, United States travel blog

RV touring in the USA

A travel blog entry by 3judycarter47

... in afternoon-was very interesting. Lots Of WWII info & GUNS! IHOP 4 supper Yum! 1/14/14 Tuesday. Plan to stay at Salina KOA to flush Antifreeze out & add water to rv since it won't freeze Anymore. Made reservation in Oklahoma City 4 tomorrow. ...

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