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Mar 25, 2011 - first day on the road

Date: March 23, 2011 Tonight’s Location: Shamrock, TX Mileage: End - 74071 Start - 73555 Total Miles for the day: 516 Weather: began rainy, the clouds passed as we headed west – sunny day Temperature: start 32º High 76º Wildlife count: wild turkeys, Canada Geese, deer, Great Blue Heron, Lots of Alpacas near OK City, Red-tailed Hawk, Coyote, White Pelican, Harris Hawk. Left our driveway at 6:30 am, just in time to beat the busses, but they were headed down the Holt Holler hill as we were coming up – should have been 2 minutes earlier! We...

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Sep 20, 2007 - Alanreed, TX

Stopped here our first night heading home. Had a long day, 8 a.m. until 7 p.m. Note the name - Alan reed, yes, just like our favorite Big Al. We called Al and Annie to tell them we stopped there for the night. Al wanted to know if they had a Ruth Chris Steakhouse. Well, they had a Burger King. It is on the old Route 66, which is now I-40, in that area. We slept in the Rest Area which is totally retro - art deco in theme. Lots of Route 66 memorabilia inside with a guard at the desk answering questions. We excitedly told him we had a good...

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