Ramada - North Platte
Travel Blogs from North Platte
Colorado is definitely a State of two halves - coming in from the west, it is classic mountain and alpine topography with superb vistas and it makes for a very enjoyable drive indeed. Once you cross the city to the east side, it becomes flatland and stays that way, right onto the Midwest! We drove through hours of flat nothingness - a huge contrast …
Holiday Rv Park is a pretty decent campground - sites not too spacious, but there is grass between the gravel pull-thrus, and there are full hookups, and a swimming pool, so it serves its purpose quite well.
We got parked and headed right over to the pool thinking that a storm was coming through later ...
... state so didn't see a lot of it. Fortunately, the part I saw was a little less farmland and more hilly and wild. A nice trip, but nothing to write home about. ( Although I guess that's exactly what I'm doing, huh?) Excited now to be heading for South Dakota and the beginning of many more National ...
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.
More to come.
... blocking the road as they all had the same idea to stop under an overpass. I just missed a guy who pulled out in front of me pulling a motorhome. It was about then we heard that the radio station went off-line because a tornado was spotted heading toward their location/where we were previously waiting out the storm. Finally, after about 5 miles the sky finally cleared and we thought it was over. We still had over two hours until we reached ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services