Days Inn Goodland
Travel Blogs from Goodland
... a new rule in doing a head count before leaving anywhere now!
Ben: getting to ride shot-gun in the front in the air conditioning after nearly 12 hours of sweating it out in the back with not air and humidity outside nearing 80%. And the shower at the RV park later.
Rob: the lady whose skirt blew up while he was pumping gas at the last gas station! Simple pleasures of life.
Liam updated his favorite thing: while at the ...
... with sweeping curves through pines and rocks steadily climbing from around 6,000 foot elevation slowly watching Colorado Springs getting smaller and smaller with each set of upward curves. Passing the bluest lakes you have ever seen. Crystal clear full of clean mountain water. This is Sasquatch country and a sign was there indicating such at mile marker 6. It was stated that it was a crossing. Soon the steepness became more evident ...
... lunchtime and stopped at Olive Garden since we needed a change from Subway, Arby's etc that are typically found on the interstates.
Christina was on the phone getting updates on our cat Simon. He seems to be doing better but he's been relocated to Grandma's apartment for the month in order for his joint to heal. Simon also really likes to be around people and it wasn't working too well with him closed up in our room.
... built in 1907-1909 and given to the Seward Country Historical Society.
Bit further on we drove by Fort Riley, there was hundreds of Black Hawk and Choctaw helicopters on the airfield. Very impressive.
Also saw a sign for the Custer Museum.
We have decided to stay at Goodland, Kansas, tonight.
About an hour after we arrive, a storm hits. Some hail and wind, but again not too bad.
Father's Day in the USA ...
We left today. We were hoping to make Limon, Colorado today, but instead we made it about seven miles away from the Colorado state line. The only big event that happened today was that grandpa broke the right backseat window against the corner of the camper. For the most part I slept and finished Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. I also learned how to set up the camper. Just one of those traveling ...