Travel Blogs from North Platte
... the pieces, it was easy to see the pride taken by the craftsman, Ernie Palmquist. It took twelve years to complete. All of the twenty-thousand plus pieces, some of which are animated, were hand carved and hand painted.
It not only depicted the Wild West Show, with all the performers, animals and crew, but also the daily activities that were part ...
... fun. We needed lunch but there wasn't great picnic spaces, we drove around and daddy ended up just driving out of the park, mother not thrilled lol! We were watching a close storm that seemed to be just far enough away for us to stay dry. We ended up at a rest area close to Cheyenne, ate a picnic lunch the using up a lot of our cooler food. On the road for a long stretch about 4 hours! Children were good, but we ...
Got on the road Sunday morning with the intent of hitting Denver Sunday afternoon. This would have been a relaxing 367 mile jaunt from Moab. But decided to push on into Nebraska in case I decided to make a run for home on Monday. I have a business meeting Tuesday noon and a Common Council meeting Tuesday night that I'd like to make if I could. The ride from Moab to Denver was one of the prettiest looking and most enjoyable rides I've ...
... sent back to the manufacturer for warranty work. Some how I need to find a way to go back here again. Tomorrow we head to Cheyenne and maybe we will see the business train there. Mary's Version: Neither Greg nor I can remember the name of the town where we saw an actual Pony Express Station. A long, German-sounding name. Well, how we found it was that we saw a sign on the freeway that said, in that town, you could find this significant place. So, ...
... Bill was ahead of his time, he actually planned for his retirement. Bill purchased this ranch and had a house, barns, and several out buildings built. The whole thing is now a state park and houses many artifacts of the early days in Nebraska. We came back into town and found a motel for the night and then I went back out to the tower for another look. Karen is so understanding. Tomorrow we head for Lincoln and a 10 kilometer walk around the capitol. ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Bronco Inn North Platte
Other places to stay in North Platte
300 Holiday Frontage Rd., North Platte | 2 star motelfrom $137
220 Eugene Ave., North Platte | 1 star motelfrom $69
3201 S. Jeffers Street, North Platte | 1 star motelfrom $76
3102 South Jeffers, North Platte | 2 star motelfrom $67
1520 S Jeffers St, North Platte | 1 star motelfrom $58
602 E 4th Street, North Platte | Motelfrom $60