Super 8 Thayer/Mammoth Spring
Travel Blogs from Thayer
On my way up the state of Arkansas, in Heber Springs I stopped by the Ozark Country Market. Cute place with good selection of produce and healthy snacks. Got a few things and headed on to find Tricia and Jim in Horseshoe Bend.
Tricia and Jim had been staying at the timeshare Crown Point for several days - I joined them and we had fun together Saturday night (kayaking, hot tubbing, ...
I caught the traveling bug there (probably because we couldn't afford to travel much back in those days) and for those that share the feeling there are some great things to see and do in the Hardy area. The highlights are canoeing and fishing on the Spring River--this was the thing to do when I was a kid and all these years later it is the same. The rapids are fun for any level of canoeing, ...
... ever see the movie "My Cousin Vinnie"? Well within the first hour four trains went by not more than 100 yards from our RV. The people from the other RV told us to expect the trains all night long but it was maybe 4 more trains before morning.
The town itself was very historic and we enjoyed walking around the storefronts and by the ...
... if he just needed someone to do the chopping through the woods. Kinda funny he had the little hand saw laying in the bed of the 4-wheeler. I think I got took by a nephew again.
We spent the rest of the day at the cabin talking and went in and out of the woods a few times before heading home. Sitting around the camp fire and enjoying the day outdoors was a lot of fun.
I went home tired and worn out ... but I'm glad the nephew was well rested.
... down. "Just remember you're training" puffs David. It is rather like having to do one and a half Forest of Dean Classic Sportifs for 5 days in a row. Up, down. Up down. Up down. It's relentless for 102 miles. Day one done. 4 days to go.
Other places to stay in Thayer
Hwy 63 S at the Missouri-Arkansas state line, Thayer | Motelfrom $75