Days Inn Lamar
Travel Blogs from Lamar
... but only dust devils whirling in the distance was in our view. Eventually we drove into the dense fog as we came down the mountain and the temperature dropped from the 70's down to 49 degrees. There it stayed for the rest of our trip East until we stopped for the night at Lamar, CO.
The next morning, June 6th, we left Lamar and headed for Dodge City, KS. This was all farming with irrigation prominent. They ran ...
... a change in our original route. We got in just before 2pm....another nice room for the night by Jane using her points for a free night.
Our friends from Odyssey Kristal Kraft and Larry McGee were coming to see us before we left Colorado and said they would be here around 4:30pm.....They drove from LoneTree, CO 213 miles to come see us and take us to dinner, the dinner we did not expect, but Larry wouldn't hear of it any other way.....We went to Thai Spicy Basil it was really good ...
... are 213 camping spaces. The majority have electricity available and some also have water. There are clean showers and a large laundry room. It is a huge park and I imagine when the trees are full, it is quite a sanctuary from the heat.
Bird watchers love to visit Lake Hasty and two vans full of these seekers arrived across the street from our camping spot. They had huge spotting scopes and I'm sure they enjoyed their time around ...
... on ice cream sandwiches, guzzled water and cold tea, and took a dip in the pool; awwww..... an oasis in the middle of nowhere, colorado. After replenishing our bodies, the rest of the evening was spent relaxing, laughing, and just enjoying eachother's company...as we always do. Then came the wind, fierce fierce wind. The wind hit our tent at 50 mph with gusts up to 70mph. We traded shifts sleeping and holding up the tent. finally we figured out that taking off ...
... got outside we saw there was no pavement, no pedestrian crossing, or any clue that human beings are not four-wheeled vehicles.
The only place we could get to was a shabby little diner style place called The Hickory Smoke House. It's common to get a plate for the salad bar as a starter here. When I got to the salad bar I saw it had four types of vegetable and 9 types of thick, sweet gloppy dressing. ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking