Clarion Inn & Suites
Travel Blogs from Dothan
JD is in high gear this morning. Took the truck into town for gas and quick Egg McMuffin breakfast. Pack up was quick and on the road by 8:00 am. JD wants to make it in 3 days so we're trying to do 470 miles today. Destination Dothan, AL. It turned 83 degrees in Montgomery - driving with the windows down - nice! Arrived earlier than planned at Pecan Point RV Park, set up and relaxed. Nice level site, easy access, facilities not that great, just ...
... a mammoth manatee on the surface before she swam away from the dock.
We said our goodbyes to Barrett then took off in search of placing our first travel bug. We ended up placing Isabella the Flame Point Siamese travel bug near Jacksonville before finally turning west into the sunset on I-10 and making our way. We finally crossed timezones and settled for Dothan, AL to lay our heads.
We paid $3.25 for gas in ...
... states have helmet laws so we were lidded up the whole way. After a spot of breakfast and a wander around the park we headed off for the National Museum of Navel Aviation in Florida however while on the sub a local gave us the heads up as to a better more scenic ride to there and avoiding the freeway so we were up for that. As we are travelling a lot on these super long bridges, or viaducts we keep an eye out ...
Day 1 summary:
Depart from LBK at 12:30 pm arrived in Ozark, Al. 456 miles travelled today.
Skirted a few storms to the east of my route except for 15 minutes of light rain around Homossassa, FL. Route 19 North thru Florida, ...
... at the place where the river disappears underground. I then took a bike ride down the Sinkhole trail and saw several sink holes and a beautiful Cypress creek bottom. Followed the trail all the way to the river and saw deer, squirrels and hawks on the way. Simply beautiful though it would probably be a bit hot and muggy in the summer.
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet