Super 8 West Plains
Travel Blogs from West Plains
... turkey, some minks and a river otter.
About 4:00 we return for our final attempt to trick the fish onto our bait. Our spot is taken again so we don't have much luck til they leave. We see trout everywhere but they only seem to bite in a small area. We finish about 7:00 with the following totals: Kathleen 9 trout, Ron 14, and Ray 21. Actually we had to quit because the cooler ...
... 20 yards. It would be impossible to sleep. Scott found a road crossing the tracks, we took it. The road lead us to the Mississippi River. It was getting dark, we crossed the river in a bike lane with tons of traffic. Too darkish to really enjoy the river crossing. Illinois right in the middle of the river. Just like that, we left Missouri. We rode threw thick pockets of black bugs. We rode through some rather scary parts of ...
... 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.
We decided to stay on the secondary roads to Mammoth Springs. It was a nice road with lots of scenary. But there was nothing to tell me what we would see when we arived at Blanchard Springs SP and the caverns.
There are 2 seperate tours to take. i suggest taking both of them. The caverns are awsesome. This cavern is on the lookout for White-nose disease which is killing ...
Just a few of her choice nuggets are:
- car engine cooking
- a weiner roaster (that also doubles as a roast-anything-you-need-roasted roaster)
- solar-powered lights
- pop-up tent (yay!!)
- a canvas cot/foam padding/sleeping bag trio
She is currently taking me through Camping 101. Campfire - ...