La Quinta Inn & Suites North Platte
Travel Blogs from North Platte
This will be a two part for North Platte as we got in late and did not get to see the attraction we had planned for there.
Of course going east we went from MDT to CDT and lost an hour, plus it was really late so we finally got into the room around 11:30. To add to that we had just about hit the limit for clean clothes. That meant laundry …
It was another one of those early days. We took off across eastern Colorado and before you know it, we were in Nebraska. Our route was parallel to the BNSF mainline, so we saw several trains along the way. At Mc Cook, NE we turned north and drove across the rugged Nebraska countryside to North Platte. Who ever said Nebraska is flat? I have to say that driving on the roads less traveled has been fun. We've visited many small towns and talked with ...
... Dairy Qeen and ate lunch. Then I was off to Gothenburg. It was a nice flat ride and I had the company of train going by every 30 minutes. When I rode into Gothenburg I was ready to call it a day. Today I rode 87 miles. Tomorrow I plan to ride to Grand ...
... invigorating experience to be right in the middle of the action.
They employ 2,800 people in the North Platte area. Wow!
Also enjoyed visiting with voters at the Expresso Shoppe and being interviewed by Scott Carlson of Eagle Radio KELN / KNPQ as well as Kent Winder of KNOP-TV.
... their way back East. What an adventure for those two boys!
We packed our chairs up quickly when the skies darkened and the wind started to blow, but the storm blew right by, and we never even got any rain! Zach and I played Trivial Pursuit and Spite and Malace, and before we knew it, it was bedtime.
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services