La Quinta Inn & Suites OKC North - Quail Springs
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... This was a fascinating museum that includes exhibits on cowboys, rodeos, Western life, and a large variety of western art. Original works by Charles Russell, Frederic Remington, and Ansel Adams were on display. Exhibits were also dedicated to a sample Western town, Hollywood westerns, firearms, boots, camping out, and many other elements of cowboy (and cowgirl) life. We really enjoyed the museum and would recommend it to anyone traveling through OKC.
On Thursday we drove about an hour up to Hot Springs National Park. Interestingly, there is the small town of Hot Springs, Arkansas, surrounded by the park. This park is actually the oldest national park. It was called a national reservation back in 1832 before the national park system was created.
Anyway, the urban part of the park consists of six bathhouses built to capitalize on the hot springs water. They ...
So, after Dumas, we travel led through the Texas panhandle and talk about butt ugly, that was it.. Industrial, with hundreds, if not thousands of working oil dredgers and all the equipment that supports them. Man, the people that live there are out of their minds. But then we descended into the canyons, where there were more curves than 12 Miss Americas, and finally came out into the plateau. We were headed toward Meredith Lake State Park, and drove around, ...
Literally... today we drove from Springfield to Oklahama City, through Kansas. Kansas owns only13 miles of the route 66 road, so it was a quick trip through this state. We did however pass a restored gas station which features an old Tow Mater - the inspiration for Mater from CARS. (well, thats according to our not alway so accurate guide/map book). Next stop: ...
Day 11 - Tuesday 10th September San Antonio > Oklahoma City - Interstate 35 North - Arrived at 4pm - stayed at Crowne Plaza - got taxi in traffic to brick town area - had dinner at Zio's (penne with sausage and meat sauce - YUM!) - walked around bricktown/river area Day 12 - Wed 11th September Oklahoma City > Santa ...
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