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Jul 23, 2010 - Scenic Byway; Hwy 2; Nebraska Sandhill Journey

Day 6 Friday July 23rd, 2010 Today is my sister Mary Margaret’s thirty fifth birthday; Happy Birthday little sister! The Turner Family road trip officially begins today. We said our good-byes to the Burleys, they headed east and we headed west. We drove through what I call “Fields of Corn” as we made our way towards Nebraska. Field after field, mile after mile of beautiful green corn stalks taller than Charles. Some fields looked light a flight of stairs the way they were terraced. Beautiful farms and barns peppered the vast fields. The...

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Jul 23, 2010 - Mullen, Nebraska

Day 6 July 23rd Friday Part 2 Scenic byway Highway #2 known as the sandhill journey was well worth the drive. Instead of taking our usual route along I-80 we opted to take Highway 2. The roads were good and the scenery was awesome. The sandhills were vast, rolling hills covered with a thin layer of topsoil that allowed only a few things to grow. Trees were not one of them. Trees were scarce, cottonwoods lined the creeks while the land was covered with a sea of green grass, corn or some other type of crop. Scattered among the rolling...

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