Motel 6 North Platte
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Today we drove 381 miles, 2/3 of them since 7:30 p.m, from awesome Hot Sulphur Springs, CO, to terrible North Platte, NE. Weather was partly cloudy with a high of 72 in the afternoon. At about 3p.m. The clouds rolled in threatening. It rained once and then it was just furious lightning. This low won't let us be.
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July 14, 2011
Going back to Grand Junction, Colorado for a moment.....the motel was next to the local airport. Everything was pretty quiet for an airport until it got dark. Once it was dark it sounded like carrier jets were doing touch-and-go night time landings! Just about when we wondered if we needed to change motels, they stopped. It …
... invigorating experience to be right in the middle of the action.
They employ 2,800 people in the North Platte area. Wow!
Also enjoyed visiting with voters at the Expresso Shoppe and being interviewed by Scott Carlson of Eagle Radio KELN / KNPQ as well as Kent Winder of KNOP-TV.
... did, though). Swam for a while, came home and had dinner, and visited with the nice family from Quebec that was parked next to us. Both parents are teachers, and they had taken their 2 young sons on a 7-week tour of the US - from Oregon (and up to the Calgary Stampede), through Yellowstone, and they are ...
Nebraska did not affect me like Kansas, but the views and scenery were still better than I expected. Part of the Great Plains, the state is mostly rural with 90% of the towns having 3,000 or less people. Pretty typical, I think, for all this neck of the woods. I only went straight up through the middle ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsMotel 6 North Platte
Got a smoking room, but it was my fault. As clean as any other Motel 6. Beds were present and roof was not leaking so I was happy.
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