Super 8 Chanute
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... there were none so we ate what we carried and trusted we would see Judi to refill our water. Our Chanute hotel was a comfortably rehabbed 20's structure at the center of the historic downtown. Octave Chanute was an 19th century engineer who built bridges for the railroads, but his primary claim to fame was as a mentor to Orville and Wilbur ...
... 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,
... so long, they may have reason to be leery of us. People here are praying for sunshine. I've never been in a church where they prayed for sun. Always they pray for rain in our neck of the woods.
Scotty found this quote, it is very apropos for the trip. "We don't pretend to know the unfailing secret of success, but there are times when we fear it may have something to do with hard work."
I like the cow one attached. Hee ...
... the Elk River Hiking Trail. The first few days, it was very windy during the day which helped make it quite pleasure despite the heat. Then the wind died, and the mayflies moved in.
Weather during our visit -- High/Low: 98-107 /75-77
... in the city park campground in Winterset. It was a nicer place than I would have expected. We saw fireflies ! which was great. Louisa woke me up in the middle of the night to tell me it was raining. It didn't rain too hard but enough it would have got us wet had she not put on the rainflap.
Then we cooked a hot breakfast, packed up and went to see the other bridges in the county. First there was the one in the park, the only one not over ...