La Quinta Inn & Suites Bay City
Travel Blogs from Bay City
We had two days of bike riding here and spent three nights. I think it was our second day of riding that we saw gators. I had just sent David a text, saying we were hunting for gators, and I looked out on the lake and saw one swimming in. The park really cleared out today with only 3 campers on our loop. It was busy yesterday with locals and a number of Scout Troops. There are cabins here, showers and miles of ...
... cups of oatmeal into meal and the project went on. After all of the mixing, it took Lynn over two and a half hours to back up the dough. I had to sample two, just to make sure they were as good as the last time she had made them. They are.
I forgot to mention our trip through the toll roads near Houston. We were on the Sam Houston Parkway. Every several miles we had to go through a ...
... not believe the birds! The cries and birdsongs were everywhere and amazing. And, just like the sign says, there are GATORS!
We were walking along and watching a few species and I pointed ahead to Lynn and asked how she liked that? It was about an eight foot alligator laying at the edge of the trail with half of his tail on the trail itself! Very cool... We walked at the opposite side and got around him without incident. Even ...
We have arrived at our friends ranch in Sargent Texas. It is located about 80 miles southeast of Houston on the Gulf of Mexico. This morning we toured a national wildlife refuge nearby and saw about 15 alligators. Size range from babies to monsters. We have been visiting with the Farrs. They are college friends and have brought ...
... stay but another great spot on the Gulf.
Felt like a new woman in the morning. Before we left, we drove around the Park a bit. Saw at 1700 year old oak. It's made it that long thanks to a lot of human intervention but still pretty amazing. Lots of bird watching to do too. Beautiful blue herons, hawkes, kites, black and turkey vultures. Plenty of industry out here too. Petrol and plastics from what we can tell.
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility