Selecting Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge and Palo Duro Canyon State Park as destinations for this road trip was based on geography, geology, and convenience.
This beautiful, magical place is located in southwestern Oklahoma and is home to bison, Texas long horns, and other wildlife.
You know how you feel when you’ve been going non-stop, pushing yourself and getting no sleep and eating everything you’re not supposed to and just feeling generally exhausted, and then suddenly your full day becomes empty and you realize you’ve been holding your breath and now you can breathe? That was Day 4. It was …
As we left Bentonville I was a touch trepidatious about the next leg of our journey. It was Sunday. We left Friday. We were already getting a little loopy and taking bets on when I’d forget what day it was, and now we were headed to the middle of southern Oklahoma and another more-than-packed exhaustion-inducing schedule.
Visit a surprising museum in the middle of the Ozarks.
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge is a home for abused, abandoned, and neglected wild cats and bears in Eureka Springs, Arkansas.
Mardi Gras in a town with no right angles and moonshine for breakfast. Welcome to the Ozarks.
Arriving at a haunted hotel without a minute to spare to see a Mardi Gras parade in the Ozarks.
Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site preserves the history of an advanced pre-Columbian civilization.