Super 8 Thermopolis
Travel Blogs from Thermopolis
July 30,2013 (Tuesday)
Calling for thundershowers today, so Cheryl and I went to sit in the mineral hot tubs. It was so delightfull. Then it started to thunder, the lifeguards made everyone go to the indoor pools. About an hour later the lifeguards let everyone go outside again. Then about thirty (30) minutes later it started thundering again, so ...
July 29, 2013
From Grand Teaton National Park we headed East on Highway 26 to Highway 20 to Thermopolis. Saw yet more Antelope and some rudged countryside, lots of rock formations. Wyoming has signs along the road dating the rock formations. The oldest one I saw was Three (3) Billion years old (thats B for Billion).Had some road construction delays, also ran into a thunderstorm with pea size hail. Arrived at Eagle RV and ...
... of these ever! Whoops. And these guys had all gathered here for the weekend for an fishing tournament. We have since been told by several of the locals that it is very rare to catch one of these fish in the lake, least of all from the shore line. Anyway, the fish made for a very nice lunch the next day. Very tasty.
Headed back to B & K Shoreline Stop Bar & RV Park. Think some of the locals were surprised we actually came back, but we are real keen ...
... thermal basin in America.
We did a drive through the State Park in the middle of town which is home to several commercial water parks utilizing the hot spring water. Having arrived a little later in the day in the off season, we learned that the parks were due to close shortly. we gathered brochures and price information and headed back to an rv park we had passed on the way in.
The Fountain of Youth RV Park had space ...
Here we are again on our way to Yellowstone. This time we stopped at Thermopolis. An adequate name for a great place.
They have hot springs here. ( the largest hot mineral spring in the world)
Soon we found out the besindes the commerical pools they have a state run pool for free. So guess were we went?
The pool and the facility is in very good condition. The water temperature is 104 F/ 40C. You are only allowed ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed