Holiday Inn Express Dodge City
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- Refrigerator in room
- Indoor pool
- Reduced mobility rooms
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- High-speed internet in room
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Travel Blogs from Dodge City
... Interesting, Wyatt Earp was only in Dodge a couple of years and was ever only assistant Marshall. Bat Masterson was a Canadian - his family originally came from Henryville in the Eastern Townships of Quebec!The cattle drives ended in 1886 as the farmers took over. Since then, Dodge is a hub for grain and cattle shipments. As we left Dodge west along the Santa Fe Trail, we passed huge feedlots of cattle.
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... was very interesting to see the history of Cowboys and Indians. We then wandered the small city seeing a few statues before looking for some lunch. We had exhausted just about everything in the city so we headed back to the hotel to do washing after managing to put it off for two weeks.
We also were very productive in booking all accommodation for the next 3 weeks, and car hires. An early night had us up and ready at 4am to walk to the station for our 5.30 train to Raton.
... and returned to the park in time for a swim. At 5:30, it was only 102 degrees, but the water felt great.
We started Thursday with another early walk. If you're out by 7:30 am, you don't get too sweaty or sunburned. By 9:00 , its edging 90 degrees, and afternoon temperatures were forecast to be 107. We were looking forward to a repeat in the pool but a strong line of thunderstorms arrived about 4:30 pm, just about the time the pool would normally become ...
... s for lunch at there cafe only place in town and the staff of young boys and girls probably were not older than 17 the youngest being about 10 maybe 11. He was the cutest, kept asking us if everything was okay....Well it shorta was, we waited a long time for our sandwiches ordered them with salads.....no salad was service with the sandwich and so we asked the older boy about the salads and he brings us someone elses large salads.....We finally received our ...
... into the first motel we saw (as we both needed a wee), aptly named Wyatt Earp Inn. We're ready for some wild west adventures tomorrow. Or tonight if the amount of pickup trucks in the carpark is anything to go by. There is a bar and eatery right next door, but I'm not sure if I'm brave enough to try it. If you don't hear from us tomorrow, you will know we tried and failed!
Update- 9.23 p.m
Just in case anyone was worried after my last ...