Days Inn Paxton
Travel Blogs from Paxton
Alright, alright, alright.....we made it to Lake McConaughy in Nebraska. It is a beautiful 30,000 acre lake surrounded by sand beaches and campgrounds.
But, it was not without some effort to get here. We drove through a torrential downpour in the middle of the plains of Nebraska, with some insane wind, and a little bit of hail. Everyone was ...
Today I was hoping to ride to Big Springs Nebraska. When the ride started out I was feeling like maybe this wouldn't be possible. I had a wind in my face for mot of the day but when I got to Julesburg the wind started to go to my back and I ended up riding to Ogallala. The day was fairly uneventful but I finally got into Nebraska. Tomorrow my goal is to ride to Gothenburg which is about 90 miles from Ogallala. Today I rode 88 ...
Couldn't resist this pun: we were in Ogallala and thought of Boot Hill. That's probably the most famous cemetery in Nebraska, where the cowboys were buried with their boots on, back in the day.
Eureka! It struck me:
A cemetery! That's the perfect place for Obamacare!
... with more cold rain and gusty winds across the plains. We were greeted in Nebraska with sun and warmer weather. We made our way as far as we could and happened upon Ogallala. Best thing about this place, the hotel we stayed in had an attached bar, attached to a Denny's. So we ended the night with breakfast, whiskey cocktails and ...
Rolled in to Nebraska today in pouring rain and a lot of ground fog. Not much to see, and I probably drove by some beautiful sites. Oh well, maybe next trip. I did capture a few pictures for today's entry. Planning on Wichita tomorrow and getting to see my Great Granddaughter for the first time. An exciting day tomorrow. ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed