Monthly Archives: November 2012

Exploring Ft. Hood & Killeen

Our day was spent exploring Ft. Hood & Killeen.  Things sure have changed since we left in January 1991!  Ft. Hood is one of  the largest military installations in the world!  We really enjoyed our time while we were stationed here and have a lot of great memories.  It was a long day and by … Continue reading »

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Ricky & Bubba & Jay & Stella!

Today we made plans to drive south about 60 miles to Inks Lake State Park to visit with our friends Jay & Stella.  Jay and Stella also own a Landmark and are working as park hosts from October to January.  We planned to get to their ‘home’ about 1:00.  Before heading south we headed on … Continue reading »

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Moving Day: Thackerville, OK To Ft. Hood Texas

We pulled out of the Winstar World Casino RV Park at 7:45 this morning, earlier than our normal 9:00ish.  Michael was watching the news yesterday and saw something about a back-up on I-35 all the way to the Oklahoma border starting at 8:00am so we thought we get an earlier start and hopefully avoid it … Continue reading »

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Oil Wells & Modern Day Cowboys

Sadly, all of our new friends have left to go their separate ways.  We had such a good time here at the Oklahoma rally that you can bet we’ll be back if ever given the chance! It’s a good thing we’re heading south again on Wednesday as it is getting pretty darn chilly here!  We … Continue reading »

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Mexican Food, Mexican Train & BIG Winners!

Wow!  People say that Oklahoma is windy…but yesterday and last night was crazy!  I was woken up a couple of different time by the forcefulness of the wind.  It sound like the slide awnings had been ripped off and were flapping in the wind and the coach doing quite a bit of rocking!  I opened … Continue reading »

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A Salute To Our Veterans

Another nice quiet morning.  I was able to get caught up on my RV Park reviews…completing one for Ft. Sam FamCamp, Canton Marketplace RV Park and Winstar World Casino RV Park.  2 of the 3 parks being very nice parks and ones that we would definitely make a return visit to. This afternoon we went … Continue reading »

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Winstar World Casino RV Park – Thackerville, OK

Address: 777 Casino Ave, Thackerville, OK  73459 Our Rating: 9+ (1 = awful – 10 = top notch) Web address: http://winstarworldcasino.com/accommodations/view/park-n-play Fee: Daily:  $25.00 (rally rate $21.30) Weekly:   Unknown Monthly:  Unknown Location: Just off I-35 about 2 miles north of the Texas border Amenities: 20, 30 & 50 amp, water, sewer, concrete pads, huge patios, … Continue reading »

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Canton Marketplace RV Park – Canton, Texas

Park Name: Canton Marketplace RV Park Date Visited: 11/1 – 11/8, 2012 Address: 1503 N. Trade Days Blvd.,  Canton, TX  75103 Our Rating: 3 (1 = awful – 10 = top notch) Web address: http://www.cantonmarketplace.com/rvpark.html Fee: Daily:  $39.00 off First Monday – $49.00 – First Monday Weekly:  $220 Monthly:  unknown Location: Right next door to … Continue reading »

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Ft. Sam Houston FamCamp – San Antonio, Texas

Address: Ft. Sam Houston, Texas Our Rating: 7 (1 = awful – 10 = top notch) Web address: http://www.militarycampgrounds.us/milcamps/29-texas/188-fort-sam-houston-army-rv-park Fee: Daily:  $17.00 Weekly: not known Monthly:  $340.00 electric included Location: Convenient to many San Antonio sites as well as Ft. Sam Amenities: Water, sewer, 30 & 50 amp, concrete pads, level pull-thru sites, picnic tables … Continue reading »

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Games & Babes!

Michael and I were both looking forward to sleeping in today…I was up before 7:30 and he was up before 8:00!  Oh well…we had a leisurely morning which was most welcome! Since we arrived here in Thackerville the wind has been pretty wicked!  The slide awnings are whippin’ around, you can feel the coach sway … Continue reading »

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