Hampton Inn Burkburnett
Travel Blogs from Burkburnett
... in a small car). Tomorrow morning we will put the home away and head on out.....hopefully to stop and watch the super bowl, never can tell...Looks like maybe a 14 hour drive, going to be funny not doing it in the motor home. Camp ground we are at seems to be real nice, not been able to see to much of it, to busy taken care of the home. So until tomorrow we will CYA down the ...
... except for some incredible views of, well, nothing. As far as the eye can see, it's just plain, open country. The only challenge is to avoid the occasional tumbleweed being blown across the road.
Just before Wichita Falls, I turn off the road to stop at Lake Arrowhead State Park. Oscar excitedly runs up and down a dried up river bed for an hour or so before ...
... down to the lake and were so shocked! The lake was down at least 20 feet. The drought in north Texas is about the worst we've seen.
Here's a video of lake life in north Texas:
On a brighter note, we thoroughly enjoyed the prairie dogs. They are adorable and seem celebrated here at this park which is nice. ...
... Mark and I had a small heart attack when we went to take a pic of the moths, couldn't find the camera!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! After much discussion between Mark and I about overnight Fed Ex and all, Mariah heard us talking and told us she had the camera! I vaguely remember handing it to her, she always carried it in Europe while I had the computer. THANK THE LORD!!
... the years, but are still worth a stop. The one drawback is the disgusting people that have trashed the sight. People just toss their spray paint cans, drink cans, and trash on the ground. It really shows disrespect by the general public.
Our next stop was the best rest area in America on U.S. Route 287 between Amarillo ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services