Lazy F Ranch
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Kids activities or Babysitting
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Stayed 3 nights - leaving 1-26-15 for San Antonio. Nice quiet campground. In the high 60's. Guadalupe river runs along campground. $26 per nite. Previously stayed at Navarro mills CG (oak park site 9). Rainy and cold. Saw white Pelicans on lake. Very nice CG there but hookups were were too far from camper. Couldn't use sewer connection as hose wasn't long enough. Bought longer hoses at Walmart in case that happened ...
... interspersed with casinos – a few large, glitzy ones but mostly small windowless dives attached to service stations – and the usual cluster of fast food outlets.
After skirting the city, we finally located a Holiday Inn which was a lovely modern hotel with HUGE chandelier and sweeping staircase in the foyer – ah, we’ve arrived in Louisiana! And they had a room with two doubles. Perfect!
We inquired about ...
Again, we were up at Jack Sparrow's crack. The usual 04:30 alarm went off and after a shower, packing and a nose bag, we all set off at 05:40 for the Posse Up area. We arrived at 05:55 and were the first bikes there for group B-Bravo. After organising the bikes in to the right columns and doing all three now-standard briefs we were ready for the off by 08:00.
A relatively uneventful first leg of 87 miles took us to a fuel stop at a Loves ...
... in what became known as the Battle of Gonzales.
Each May they hold the Texas Junior High State Final Rodeo, so we purchased 2 tickets to see what it was like. The kids were very good as you can see from the short video I produced. Click on it to see what young Texas girls and boys do for fun! We also went shopping for horse supplies and took a driving tour of the town. One highlight was the old jail for hanging.