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PAGE 3–EVEN MORE ADVENTURES

So we actually left our campsite at 8am and had about a 4 hour drive to Indianapolis, Il., where we would be staying tonight.  As it turned out, it took us from 8am to 5pm to cover the 312 miles.  … Continue reading

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PAGE 2–MORE ADVENTURES

I’M BACK.    Yes there are more adventures to come in this day.  Here we go. Next stop was the town of Bloomington, Il.  We stopped here to see a very historical figure.  There are some statues of  Lincoln in Bloomington.  … Continue reading

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Drove over 300 miles today and nothing happened.

Seriously, do you believe that heading? Of course, we had some adventures.  Here they are. First we stopped in Peoria, Il., to see three special things.  First we saw a replica of the St. Louis Arch.  However, this one was … Continue reading

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How about just a short relaxed story of our day?

We got up at 6:30am and got ready so we could go on the 9am tour at the Winnebago plant, which was virtually across the street from the park we stayed last night.  Here I am enjoying a glass of … Continue reading

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Today: Nothing planned on our drive to Forest City. But just wait and see!!!

We spent the night Chamberlain, SD.  We actually got up early and were on the road by 8:30am.  A relatively new record for us.  As we drove on I90 toward our destination at Forest City, Iowa, about 320 miles away, … Continue reading

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The Beautiful Drive from Yellowstone East Exit to Buffalo, Wy.

You may have been fortunate enough to make this ride, but seeing these mountains again is worth the time.  Here are pictures of that ride.  It needs no words.                                         … Continue reading

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The rest of the road to our overnight in Buffalo, Wy

All along the road to Buffalo, Wy., the scenary was beautiful.  When we left Coby, Wy., we knew we had over a 175 miles to go to reach Buffalo.  All along the way the landscape was incredible.  It was tough … Continue reading

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Old Faithful

Our next stop was at Old Faithful (OF).  I know many of you have probably seen it more than once.  When we arrived there were lots of people standing around waiting for OF to blow at 11:14am.  It was now … Continue reading

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Yellowstone Bison

We started our drive through Yellowstone.  The first thing we encountered were the long lines of cars with people who had the same idea we had.  It took about 20 minutes to get through the gate.  After driving for about … Continue reading

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Driving through beautiful America.

On Sunday, June 2, we left Georgie’s family in Spokane and headed east to our home in No. Carolina.  It was an estimated 2,500 miles back to Flat Rock, NC., and somewhere between 33 to 36 hours of driving time.  … Continue reading

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