Econo Lodge Guymon
Travel Blogs from Guymon
... begin so harmoniously. We had a rotten night's sleep. I'd just got rid of the insect bites from Seligman and acquired a new batch which kept me scratching and then the cross-country freight trains passed by the motel tooting horns throughout the night. We both felt sluggish and tired.
At lunch a jogger passed by. This ...
... managed to fix them whilst Mikey cycled back to the supermarket to tell Sharon the new plan and buy supper. We were very hot and bothered at the RV site so have headed across the railway tracks and found a grassy haven behind the towns baseball pitch. As it now doesn’t get dark until 10, and the sun is still ragingly hot at 7, I think we’ll be here a while!
Miles Cycled: 64 speedy (tailwind) sweaty (100F) ...
... Mart and lastly Wal-Mart. Went to Wal-Mart to try and return the air mattress we bought several years ago that has never worked well. Customer Service gave me this "yeah right are you serious" look and reply so I walked to the front of the store and threw it in their trash can. That was a waste of money!
Gloss Mountain Overlook... Cool place! Red hills with gypsum and sellinite rocks covering the ground. Very, very hot hike! - 103 degrees with no shade. We ...
... Border was marked but not with great enthusiasm; not impressed so far.
We are in Guymon, a two horse town but with a very nice hotel.
This is true 'dust bowl' country as we know from the amount we showered off ourselves. 'Grapes of Wrath' country.
Bye for now, briefing for tomorrow,
Penny and Chris
... if I'd quick do a claim in Garden City, KS, only 2 hours away. I said yes as they were short, so instead of writing up more claims I went off to Garden City.
Back at the RV I spent the evening writing up claims and hooking up. When I couldn’t get the hitch to work a neighbor came down; not the old idiot who’d been next to me earlier, but someone I’d said hi to before. He helped me get battened down. Thank goodness for nice ...
Other places to stay in Guymon
1201 Highway 54 E, Guymon | 1 star motelfrom $66