Motel 6 - Miles City
Travel Blogs from Miles City
... park had few visitors so we were able to stop and go along the road at our leisure.
A little TRNMP history:
Following Theodore Roosevelt's death in 1919, the Little Missouri Badlands were explored to determine possible park sites. Civilian Conservation Corps camps were set up in both of the future park units from 1934 to 1941, and they developed ...
... last of what could be called the factory-produced full-size muscle cars. The owner, Eric Hogan, is a local dentist and we talked for a while. He has kept the car in immaculate condition and added a few goodies. I have always admired that model so I drove it that evening and all I can say is WOW! Nothing like a Montana straight road, and that car corners like it's on rails. I bought it. I hardly expected to buy a souvenir on this trip that ...
... one point the actual loop starts and you can go either way. We choose one and walk a bit further then I decided descending more might not be wise for me as I was unsure how well I would make it back up -- know your limitation is one of my rules -- but I assured Denis is was fine with me if he wanted to continue and he should just be careful; I would amuse myself trying to capture some photos and enjoying the warmth of the sun and ...
... from hail. The weather report stated the possibility of large hail and tornadoes. All we missed were a few sprinkles so we headed back to town in search of a Teddy bear. We searched high and low but only found dolls, hats, and boots! The town has an old western theme and we stopped at the Joe Ferris General Store through a lead from a young girl at the candy store across town. It's been open since 1885! Finally, ...
... this is where the hotel is that Gus dies in. There is a cool looking little park with a "beach" created by a pool along the shore line of the river. Lots of kids were out swimming in the pool.
The KOA we stayed in is...lets just say if you are exhausted, keep going.
Lots of traffic, lots of trains with whistles blowing, lots of mosquitos, lots of run down everything. Boo!
Oh well, it was an experience. Now on to North ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed