Quality Inn Evanston
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We took today to relax and just enjoy the day. We spent the morning relaxing and catching up on emails, Facebook, etc. For lunch, we visited a "brewpub." We use quotes because it was called a brewery, but we didn't see any brewing equipment. It was not necessarily a good choice. We ordered boneless buffalo wings. Either they brought us BBQ wings or they just don't know what buffalo ...
... rather than later. I guess we are getting old. After a day of relaxation, we will visit a couple more NPS sites in Colorado, then start the trek back home. Trip Summary 4266 miles driven 99:04 hours in the car 44.5 miles on the trail 20 NPS sites visited 2 National Battlefields 1 National Battlefield Site 2 National Parkways 1 National River 1 National Military Park 5 National Monuments 5 National Historic Sites 1 National Preserve 2 National ...
... included here was taken at a rest stop and explains why some interstates are named National Purple Heart Trail.
Arrived in Rapid City, SD, on Tuesday, June 24 to camp at Ellsworth Air Force Base which is several miles out of town. Many of the military installations across the country have campgrounds for current and retired military type people. I can stay here because I am a retired DoD civilian. This is my first stay at a military ...
... We went down town with a list of three places to check out. The first one looked empty. The second restaurant was out of business and we could not find the third. We ended up at Wendy's. Mary's Version: The thing about traveling down I-80 is that in the middle of nowhere, they let drivers, including semi-drivers, to drive at 75 miles an hour! It's great, you can get to your next destination, certainly at a much faster pace than we did when ...
... Vietnam Veteran and obviously a very patriotic American! The food was really good too.
Arrived Evanston mid afternoon. Set up our motorhome in the campground, did the washing and then had a very nice Mexican meal for dinner.
191 miles (307kms) travelled today.
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking