Super 8 Iola
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The hills in eastern Kansas have turned to rollers. Sweeping grasses and limestone bluffs are characteristic of the largest remaining tract of tall grass prairie in North America. Today the weather was calm and the storms continued to drift away from us as we moved through the Flint Hills region of Kansas. The adventure cycling maps showed ...
... br> Miles since last post 104
Total miles so far 1487
Miles to the Atlantic 1287 miles
Miles to Pacific 1854
Miles to next Border Crossing in Arkansas = 154
Number of States I've run in 8 (NY, NJ, PA, OH,
IN, IL, MO, KS)
history of Iola began in 1859. After the location of the county seat at Humboldt,
... a classic 6-screen theatre on the edge of town. Apparently, not many people are trying to get out of the weather by going to the matinee. The usher/manager was a classic. He was fully dressed in suit and tie and treated us as if we were the most important people that had ever arrived. He was so professional, maybe even a bit officious, but not in a negative manner. I tried to make him laugh with the absurdity of us being ...
... farm and grew corn, wheat, barley and raised calf's and such....he had passed in 2007 and she now just was renting out her land to others in the town. She was so sweet offered us the use of bathrooms in the Center, said to feel free to wash up and stay for awhile if we wanted to.....Before we were leaving another cyclist was coming down the road he saw us and came over and talked for awhile his name is Alex....He started in Yorktown, VA and was headed ...
... after 20 minutes decided to ride back to see if she had a flat.....We finally met up close to a mile back, from then we were good the rest of the day.....
Having the Van go up 8-10 miles is great it makes the miles seem shorter. At just about 30 miles we stopped at Osawatomie, KS at the Landmark Restaurant and had lunch.....It was interesting listening to 3 ladies talking about the waitress and how she was treating her grandchildren that were in ...