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 ...
... at the cost of $5.25. At the third and final booth, I, whiningly, mentioned to the nice lady that it was overpriced. She agreed and told me that it was too costly for her and that she sympathized. In talking with her upon leaving, she gave me my receipt and the change. Only as we pulled out did I realized that she had returned the payment to me with the receipt! Nice people are everywhere we ...
... like to encourage young people to continue with education so that they can do what we do when they retire. That and marry a beautiful woman, as I did, and who has good connections. (Lynn will love to read this!)
We got settled into Site 122 and had some lunch. The weather looked like a storm was on it's way, so we took of on a hike. Again, the trail map was confusing, but we found our way to the Creekfield Lake Nature trail. Man ...
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