Saratoga Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from Saratoga
... Pacific's Golden Spike Tower at their Bailey Yard. It's a pretty impressive facility, both the yard and the observation tower. The yard is the largest in the world (at least for now), and contains 315 miles of track, two hump yards, and processes 10,000 cars a day. Average hold time on rail cars is around 11 hours. 150 trains a day move in, out and through this yard. ...
We left Kansas, and Continued west. Kansas is still flat, and wheat everywhere. As we crossed into Colorado, we started to see alfalfa fields, and finally some hills. We went thru Denver and turned north on I-25. We passed Estes Park, and that brought back the memories of the many summer shows I went to there with Doug and Mike. So many good ...
We left Rawlins at 8:00 am to try and escape the approaching rain storm. We stopped for fuel - 25.132 gals at $3.979/gal for total of $100.00. We passed a huge oil refinery outside of Sinclair and it must have snowed last night because the evidence was on both sides of the road. On a sad note, we also passed numerous deer road kill. The deer are plentiful in Wyoming - you can see them grazing on the plains. There is a gradual transformation ...
So after our departure being delayed by moose in our campground in Jackson we finally hit the road to head east. After our near snow experience in Jackson, we have decided to abandon our trip to Mt Rushmore and just boogie east as fast as we can. Andrew really wants to get to New York and no amount of persuading that we can fly there from Florida will work. So off we ...
... cookies from Rietta. Twenty minutes later, we pulled back out onto I-80, drove about a half a mile, and saw the Rest Area. It looked very nice. Ours was better. (I have to say that, otherwise people will laugh at me. And you know how sensitive I am.)
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility