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Saturday, April 23, 2011

Williams, AZ and a Change in Our Travel Plans….

We left Blake Ranch RV Park about10:30 on Thursday morning.We had a nice drive to Williams with only one stop along the way.




and this is where we mad our stop…..we didn’t eat but we had to make use of the RV…lol



The views along the way were beautiful and right before we arrived in Williams we saw SNOW on the mountains…





We arrived at the Railside RV Ranch in the early afternoon and got all set up.






After we got all set up we took a drive through Williams and then stopped for dinner at the Pine Country Restaurant. We didn’t try the pies, but maybe next time…




Saturday, after much discussion, we decided that we needed to change our travel plans and make our way to Garnett sooner than we had planned.

Mac has been having some problems with his throat and it seems to be getting worse. After having to have growths shaved off two times, we decided that this was our priority right now. So, we will leave Williams on the 28th and go to Holbrook, AZ for the weekend. We will then make an overnight stop in Albuquerqe . We should arrive in Amarillo on May 2nd for a week, then on to another overnight stop in Oklahoma City. We should arrive in Garnett on May 12th. Mac has an appointment with his Vocal Chord Specialist on May 17th. We will see what the doctor has to say and hopefully if any procedure needs done, it can be taken care of quickly.

Mac also has an appointment at his Cardiologist’s office on the morning of the 17th for them to make some changes in his medication.

We have plans to head back west to Jenni & family in Emporia for a week, then on to Kingman to Teri & family for a week, my sister’s for a few days in Waynoka,OK, and still make it to Dana’s in time for Crystal’s wedding on June 10th if possible. After the wedding we will go to Ulysses to see Mac’s sister, Linda & family for a few days and then to Lamar, Co to visit more family before starting our trek north to Cody, WY. Whew…that’s a lot of travel.

We have just been hanging out in the RV today as the wind is blowing really hard! Tomorrow is Easter and we will be spending a quiet day together. We hope that everyone has a wonderful Easter.

Monday we will be going to the Grand Canyon for the day. We will also take in the IMAX movie while we are there. We have been to the Grand Canyon before but wanted another visit. We also have plans for dinner with some of our rv’ing friends that arrived yesterday here in Williams.

On Tuesday we will be meeting up with our good friends, Bob & Molly, in Cottonwood, AZ for the day…a drive in the area and a trip to Jerome for lunch.

Stay tuned for what happens next!!


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Gypsy said...

I wish Mac the best of luck. It sounds like you have a lot of travel planned, and I hope the weather is great and everything works out well.

KarenInTheWoods and Steveio said...

Hope it's all good news from the doc and you can get back to doing what you do best!

Karen and Steve
(Our Blog) RVing: Small House... BIG Backyard

Debbie and Rod said...

Good luck, Mac!! We'll be thinking of you and drive safe with all that travel!!

Deb & Rod

Max Parker said...

Beautiful scenic views! Hope you had a nice Easter weekend as well, and are enjoying your travels. The Grand Canyon is also lovely.
Safe travels, look forward to more photos.
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