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  1. Welcome! Another way to make this drive safe,...

    Welcome!

    Another way to make this drive safe, other than driving daytime only, is to allow enough time to make the drive. At just around 1500 miles (Des Moines to Mesa through OKC), this means...
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    Here is information regarding camping in and...

    Here is information regarding camping in and around the national parks. It's in our camping forum.


    Donna
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    Hi, welcome to RTA! As far as contacting...

    Hi, welcome to RTA!

    As far as contacting national parks and such, I know there are links to the NPS campgrounds on the Camping forum. This link takes you to the forum regarding camping in the...
  4. To add to what AZBuck suggested, you are towing,...

    To add to what AZBuck suggested, you are towing, so I'd take at least an extra day in each direction. When my husband and I owned a towed rig, we rarely did more than 450-475 miles in a day. It...
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    Midwest to Colorado, Quick Summer Trip

    We returned a couple of days ago from a 9-day trip from our home in central MO, to our younger daughter's home. Mostly it was just time to visit with family in central Kansas (on the way to/from...
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    But....

    ....it was not filmed there.



    Donna
  7. Mark has some good suggestions, but I-210 to I-10...

    Mark has some good suggestions, but I-210 to I-10 in the LA Metro area may not be great if cities bug you. Even 210 can get bogged down unless you drive it at 2 am -- and I wouldn't suggest that at...
  8. Sticky: Poll: That is absolutely TOO funny! :-) Donna

    That is absolutely TOO funny! :-)


    Donna
  9. I'm an ex-San Diegan who wrote a series of posts...

    I'm an ex-San Diegan who wrote a series of posts Around San Diego County. In there are some ideas for what to see and do around San Diego County.

    The Zoo is great, but the sister park, the San...
  10. One of the moderators will probably move this...

    One of the moderators will probably move this thread into the other one you started. But to answer the questions...

    Two apps can be your "best apps" for travel (IMHO). One is Gas Buddy. You can...
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    Excellent source! We've been backpacking too...

    Excellent source! We've been backpacking too close to a wildfire on at least one occasion (back in our younger days). Something like this would have been helpful, but those were the days before cell...
  12. Thread: Jersey Baby!

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    Poll: Having driven in the opposite direction...

    Having driven in the opposite direction once....NJ to San Diego....here's another thought for a gorgeous drive:

    Take I-15 north to I-70 east. I-70 will take you through the most beautiful scenery,...
  13. Sticky: Poll: Sounds like our dam. Open it for the weekend,...

    Sounds like our dam. Open it for the weekend, close it the following week. Not a done deal, yet, Dave, it sounds like. Could be you, could be me (23rd). I took a Monday. They seem to think of...
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    Have you done Glenwood Springs? That's a gorgeous...

    Have you done Glenwood Springs? That's a gorgeous area!


    Donna
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    Welcome to RTA! This probably isn't going to...

    Welcome to RTA!

    This probably isn't going to be what you want to hear, but the short is: 1700 miles in 2 days plus a few hours is not smart. Do not believe the smart maps (Google, iMaps, MapQuest)...
  16. Hi, and welcome to RTA! Seriously, there are...

    Hi, and welcome to RTA!

    Seriously, there are few routes that would not have spots for bathroom breaks, dog-walking, and amenities. Almost any interstate or US highway would have those abilities....
  17. While I understand that Kansas just seems to go...

    While I understand that Kansas just seems to go on and on and on, my husband and I have used I-70 anyway. The portions beyond Denver in Colorado, and all the way through Utah, make eastern CO and the...
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    Once you get your plans made, you will have to...

    Once you get your plans made, you will have to get your reservation to enter Yosemite. Yes, you read that correctly: Yosemite is one of the over-loved parks where you need reservations just to get in...
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    Sticky: Missouri borrows a lot of names from other places...

    Missouri borrows a lot of names from other places (and doesn't return them). Kinderhook is just a drop in the bucket! Versailles, California, Mexico, Paris, Cuba, Washington, Lebanon, Springfield,...
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    Sticky: More Information about LotO - Links

    Lake of the Ozarks Convention and Visitors Bureau - Funlake has a bunch of great information basic to the entire lake area.

    Lake Ozark Fun - particularly on Horseshoe Bend Click here. In here are...
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    Sticky: Fun Drives from Lake of the Ozarks

    On a lovely day, sometimes it’s great to take a drive. Here’s a few favorites:

    https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52084493363_d83e867c3a_c.jpgMennonite wagon


    The Amish-Mennonite Area: Head...
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    Sticky: More Things to Do at the Lake

    Things to Do WITH a Boat at Lake of the Ozarks

    Most everything you can do with a boat, you can do on Lake of the Ozarks: cruise, water-ski, party, enjoying the sun and the water. If you’re in a...
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    Sticky: All About the Lake Area

    The Bagnell Dam Strip: This is one of the oldest areas at the Lake. Located right next to the Bagnell Dam, it is a long street (US-54 Business) full of shops, bars, snackeries, amusements,...
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    Sticky: And there's more...

    OK, you made your reservation for overnights at Lake of the Ozarks. Next concern for most people?

    Where to Eat: No doubt about it, there are plenty of places to eat at the Lake!

    Fast food -...
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    Sticky: Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri

    https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51107758697_81e7df371c_b.jpgLakeView


    Lake of the Ozarks is a very large lake, a destination for many in the spring, summer and fall months. With boating and...
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