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Travel Blogs from Weatherford
Imagine our surprise when our red chariot cruises into the Okalahoma Route 66 museum and we see a party going on. How did they know we were coming to town? I mean we are famous and all. (Newt for his pitching, cooking, fast cars and me... well, I am famous for being Newt's son. No not the one that could play ball that is Scott... I am the other one. Yes, I was the one that was good ...
... in which it produced is priceless. The slow drawl, the manner in how it is delivered, only a true old timer can place on "my daddy" and seem tough as nails. These are iconic, Americana skills and traits that seems to be leaving us, as time progresses... Or the fact that with two kids I don't have time to sit and listen to old timers in a ...
... includes an interpretive walk and a great illustration of the route on the ground. The view you get as you arrive in Yukon is fantastic as the massive grain elevator dominates the skyline. As I went through downtown El Reno I was anticipating one of the best stretches of road on the whole journey but was not ready for the sight that greeted me as I reached the top of the hill just past Fort Reno. Miles of almost straight concrete road met my eyes. ...
... map by none other than American Idol winner and 2013 Monday Night Football star Carrie Underwood. We were moving too fast down I40 to capture the greeting sign that said exactly that…of course I didn't know that little tidbit.
Saw another sign on i40 that read "don't follow construction vehicles ". So what do you do if you find yourself behind one…food for thought. LOL
Another note...Oklahoma roads have been the worst EVER ...we ...
... in El Reno due to a lack of signage and clocked up a few miles trying different roads without success. Eventually, by a process of trial and error, we found the right road and made our way to Hydro via a very long stretch of undulating road. Every dip had been badly repaired with a poor of old Tarmac. It was bone shaking torture for both of us, especially Jayne. A Hydro, we struggled to find Lucille's Cafe. With the help of a local, we were pointed ...
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