A late start again today, but another very short driving day. We pulled out of 40 West RV Park in Shamrock, Texas around 11:00 a.m. heading for Tucumcari, New Mexico, only about 200 miles or so. We had an incredibly beautiful day and not much traffic. How lucky and a girl get on … [Read more...] about Roadtrip: Georgia to Arizona, 6th Day
Today was a non-travel day. We are half way to our destination so we stopped for two nights, to rest a bit and to poke around the town of Shamrock, Texas. The first stop was to fill up the truck with fuel. Diesel is going for $4.049 here in Texas, which is still less than … [Read more...] about Roadtrip: Georgia to Arizona, 5th Day
Yesterday we woke up to really yucky weather in the Oklahoma City area. We were staying at the KOA located about where you see Midwest City on this map. We decided to wait until the rain stopped to start our travels since we were only going about 200 miles. Kevin, one of … [Read more...] about Roadtrip: Georgia to Arizona, Day 4
Yesterday started really early. We were up before dawn, and it was cold out there! On the road by 7:00 a.m. and into Oklahoma before breakfast. We went through Oklahoma City, and almost to Arkansas before we stopped for the day. The Arkansas River was … [Read more...] about Tripping Again V
I almost forgot to tell you all about Shamrock, Texas. We stayed at the West 40 RV Park in Shamrock last fall when we were on our way from Arizona to Alabama. We bought a tire for our trailer in town at C & H Supply. We enjoyed the good people of Shamrock so much that we … [Read more...] about Backing Up A Bit
We drove through Amarillo today. Last year on our way to Flagstaff, we stopped for two nights in Amarillo. That was enough for a lifetime. Amarillo is a cowtown. It stinks. It doesn't really matter which direction the wind is blowing, it still smells like, well, cow poo. It seems … [Read more...] about Have You Ever Been To Amarillo
When we arrived in Shamrock, Texas on Thursday, we had already decided to stay three nights. We were ahead of schedule for our destination of Flagstaff, and we needed to buy two new tires for the trailer. The tire store here in Shamrock treated us so well last fall that we … [Read more...] about What The Heck Was That?
We started out the day climbing up those Sandia Mountians at Albuquerque. After less than half an hour, we were on flat land again. And it stayed flat most of the day. Evidently, New Mexico does not have any laws against having billboards on the side of the highway. There … [Read more...] about Going To Alabama IV