The Cow Palace Inn/ Rodeway Inn
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
TripAdvisor Reviews The Cow Palace Inn/ Rodeway Inn Lamar
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We headed out early, 6 AM needed to beat the early working crowd on I-15 in Salt Lake City. We got off I-15 onto US-6 in Provo. To our pleasant surprise we found a Kneader's. So we had to have breakfast there. We both are heavier because of this restaurant's baked goods.
Then it was off to the mountains, (with trees on them). US-6 takes us southeast ...
... there was a tribal dancer who clued us into a nice tribal museum in town. Lots of artifacts and a staff more than happy to have us lounge around, shower or otherwise beat the 100 degree heat. Instead we set off to tour Bent's Fort. It was the first building on the Santa Fe Trail between Independence MO and Taos NM.A very notable spot in western expansion of Europeans with nice displays. One has ...
... once again appreciating how active this town was between 1800 and 1860 as a major passing point on the Santa Fe Trail. At this geographic point the trail and town were near a very large stand of ancient cottonwood trees bordering the Arkansas river. This stand of trees was completely logged by the end of the 19th century and by then the railroads were bringing settlers west not the S F ...
... through rolling hills on Hi-way 50 in KS, into Kansas City and then MO. We put away our maps and drove our own way back to Carrollton. It was sure good to get back home around 10:30 p.m. and all seems well here.
We certainly had a good trip, saw a lot of neat locations and visited places we have always heard about. Thanks for taking the trip with us, and for your replies to our blog!!
Al and Lana
... had a strawberry milkshake and it did not disappoint.
Scott got a flat about 10 miles out from the hotel in the heat of the afternoon. We would have been able to fix it quickly and keep rolling but it was a pretty brutal flat. The air escaped so fast I heard it while we were riding. He rode straight over a decent sized nail (I should have taken a picture) that poked all the way through his rim in multiple ...