Elk City Motor Lodge
Travel Blogs from Elk City
Oh what a beautiful morning! It's Sunday, the sun is shining and we have more fabulous news from home. Stacy has won the Western Border Netball League Best and Fairest Award , a very proud Mummy and Daddy Turnbull on board. Brad & Wilson won the WBFL Best and Fairest award and North Gambier has been awarded as a club at the highest level. Congratulations to everyone. The Hammond's also have reason to be proud as Sam has ...
... little else to see.
We passed through little towns like Yukon and El Reno. After a lunch stop, we got the call that Russell had been involved in an accident, so we travelled back to Yukon to see what could be done to help. He was evaced to Oklahoma Uni Trauma Centre - at least that was close by. His bike an belongings were taken by the Police and transport team.
With little that we could do, we headed off to Elk ...
Today with the help of smooth roads, no traffic, great weather, and a lot of 5 hour energy drinks...We covered a record setting 800 miles in one day. We ended the day at Foss Lake State Park in Oklahoma. The campground was on a beautiful reservoir stock with all sorts of fish. After a couple of days of hard driving. This was a perfect spot to wind down for a day, regroup, and clean house before marching on towards New Mexico. We encountered a heard of buffalo, giant ...
Jean helped me get around Oklahoma City. The Route is really cut up through this area so it helps having a navigator. With the use of a GPS, Jean has not had to help with the navigation for many years...she has not lost her nack for it...that was a compliment Dear!
We came upon an area east of El Reno destroyed by a tornado. ...
... OK to visit the Route 66 Musuem. Being just a two lane narrow highway, Route 66 seemed so small and Dexter reminisced about the many times his family traveled this highway on the way to Ohio. This was a great little side trip and the museum was well done and lots of fun.
Amarillo, TX area the next ...
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed