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Travel Blogs from McAlester
Sunday, Oct. 27th. We had a wonderful drive through the Arkansas Mt's along route 270 in the western part of the state. Lots of autumn colors, beautiful mountain scenery, good road. Just the time we crossed over into Oklahoma things changed a bit! The road was in poor shape and there wasn't the attention to a litter free state that we had experienced in Arkansas.
We drove to Arrowhead ...
... ticket info), a school, a diner for lunch, and John recorded a radio spot that they’re going to play several times a week up to the show date.
This is their first circus in Eufaula and everyone we met is really excited. Young and old are planning to ride elephants, everyone wants to see the tent go up, and they’re already talking about hoping it goes so well that they can host the circus for two days next year!
We met some ...
... her can have it!", handing the water gun to Zoe. Without further ado, we slipped into our swim suits and waded into the muddy lake. Zozo was overjoyed! Since we had a bit of time before sunset and we were remarkably unprepared for camping (no food, coals, knives, bug spray, etc)... So, we decided to venture out and have our fist Walmart experience. They say you get sucked into Walmart, and it is true! We went to buy some ...
... are the top of a plateau because all the trees are gone and you just have these rolling hills of grass. Once you cross the Oklahoma border, you are back into the treeline. Because it took over an hour and half to get lunch (note to self ... don't eat at the Chili's in Alexandria, LA), we didn't pull into our hotel until after 8pm. Made for a very long day. Two more long days of driving ... but it will be worth it in the ...
... were glad that our site was on the water with shade all around us.
OK is pretty though and it sure is nice to see green trees and lakes when we are driving along.
Wednesday, June 12 - Eufaula Lake – Belle Starr Campground, Corps of Engineers, Eufaula, OK
The reviews have always been good for this campground and I love the COE ...
Other places to stay in McAlester
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650 George Nigh Expressway, McAlester | 2 star hotelfrom $88
609 South George Nigh Expressway, McAlester | 3 star hotelfrom $75
1215 South George Nigh Expressway, McAlester | Hotelfrom $79
731 S. George Nigh Expwy, McAlester | 1 star hotelfrom $53
1400 S. George Nigh Expressway, McAlester | Hotelfrom $75
700 N. Main Street, McAlester | Hotelfrom $44
711 South George Nigh Expressway, McAlester | 3 star hotelfrom $90
1137 S. George Nigh Expressway, McAlester | 3 star hotelfrom $76