Travel Blogs from Ponca
... us a 16 mile day of only trail walking. Not attempting the yo-yo was decided today as well as a record breaking run for the next two days to Tyler Bend.
We Forced camp on the trail at mile marker 141. This was the worst campsite of the trip :(
Day 11: 18 miles
Camped just past mile marker 159, 1 mile before the start of Woolum rd. We absolutely did not want to get caught on Woolum road in the dark.. Not after my last encounter ...
... was delicious. I would definitely order again and again if I lived in the area. The price point was great...it was a medium pizza and the two drinks came to less than $15 with taxes..so definitely budget friendly..
Good food, Great Atmosphere and Great Pricing...a win win situation for any traveler/ foodie on the go with a budget and ...
After the caves, we get back on the Scenic Seven Byway. This is a beautiful drive with a lot of great views. We see mountains, valleys, trees, and at towards the end we're almost raped by ghosts (or maybe we're just paranoid). Check out the pictures.
... realized that our map was not good enough, many of the roads we wanted to go down were gravel and we didn't have cell service O.o Using our keen sense of direction we found our way through the heart of the Ozarks and to the western area cut by a highway.
Not wanting to be two ladies alone in the middle of the Ozarks in the dark we headed to the closest state park to call it a night. Devil's ...
The La Quinta got us started on the right foot with a pretty great continental breakfast complete with fresh waffles and then we got on the road.
The weather was a lot cooler and it looked like it would rain for sure. We decided to see the Twin/Triple Falls just outside of Jasper. It took a couple hours to get there - poor planning on my part. Once in Jasper the directions wee vague: turn right at the boy scout camp sign, ...
Other places to stay in Ponca
Ark. 43, Ponca | Lodgefrom $750