Texas 2017

Deming, NM

February 28, 2017 to March 2, 2017
Hosts

Mary Bierbaum 720-425-0417

Parking Location

Low-Hi Ranch, 1795 O’Kelley Rd., Deming, NM

Directions and Other Information

I-10 east to Deming, Hwy. Hwy 11 (Gold St) south to O’Kelley Rd.-turn left. 1 mile on left. Boondocking $8. Water, dump, showers. Hookups available for $

GPS Coordinates

N32.210769, W107.735789 - Click on link to see Google Map


Sunland Park, NM

March 2, 2017 to March 7, 2017
Hosts

Barb Soumis & Mike Flanagan 715-460-2981/309-428-9821

Activity Ideas

Dance to live music in Casino. Visit nearby Las Cruces and El Paso. Tour Tony Lama boot factory.

Parking Location

Sunland Park Race Track and Casino, 1200 Futurity Dr., Sunland Park, NM

Directions and Other Information

Exit 13 (Sunland Park Dr.) off I-10. Go right. Left on Futurity Dr.

GPS Coordinates

N31.805326, W106.560066 - Click on link to see Google Map


Fort Davis, TX

March 7, 2017 to March 10, 2017
Hosts

Carolyn Baird 208-733-2058 COHOST: John Stockamp 206-321-9511

Activity Ideas

Marfa lights phenomenon, Mc Donald Observatory, Fort Davis.

Parking Location

Mc Millen RV Park, 43424 TX-17, Ft. Davis, TX

Directions and Other Information

I-10 east to TX-90 southeast (exit 140A)-go right. Then go left on Hwy. 17 to Fort Davis

GPS Coordinates

N30.580706, W103.90293 - Click on link to see Google Map


Big Bend Nat. Park, TX

March 10, 2017 to March 19, 2017
Hosts

Tom Waring 320-304-2533 & Laurie Krusinski 503-679-5601

Activity Ideas

Host check weather-could be hot.

Parking Location

Stillwell Ranch and Store, 48421 FM2627, Alpine, TX 79830 432-376-2244

Directions and Other Information

Take Hwy. 90 to TX-385 south to FM2627. Call Elmer to confirm-he must have number of guests-needs 15.

GPS Coordinates

N29.644317, W103.079055 - Click on link to see Google Map


Langtry, TX

March 19, 2017 to March 21, 2017
Hosts

COHOST: John Stockamp 206-321-9511

Parking Location

Langtry Community Center

Directions and Other Information

US-90 State Loop 25 & Toress Ave.

GPS Coordinates

N29.809, W101.560234 - Click on link to see Google Map


Del Rio, TX

March 21, 2017 to March 27, 2017
Activity Ideas

Kayaking, hiking, guided walking tours, visitor center, forts, fishing.

Parking Location

San Pedro Campground, Amistad Nat. Rec. Area 830-775-7491

Directions and Other Information

TX-90 southeast-left on Spur 454 (Sunrise Ave). Right on rural road to campground-look for brown sign. Dump and water along road to Diablo East boat ramp.

GPS Coordinates

N29.466902, W100.952118 - Click on link to see Google Map


Kerrville, TX

March 27, 2017 to March 29, 2017
Parking Location

Wal Mart, 1216 Junction Hwy., Kerrville, TX 78028

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N30.062870, W99.167233 - Click on link to see Google Map


Fredericksburg, TX

March 29, 2017 to April 2, 2017
Activity Ideas

Tour Johnson City and Johnson Ranch (Grayline or carpool)

Parking Location
Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

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San Antonio, TX

April 2, 2017 to April 9, 2017
Hosts

Paul Aakervick 775-722-8830 / COHOST: Tom Waring 320-304-2533

Activity Ideas

Gray Line tours to Luckenbach, Johnson City and Fredericksburg-$75 person-you do lunch. Guide included. If more than 20 people we get our own bus.

Parking Location

Elks Club, 15650 Market Hill, San Antonio, TX. Make reservations. *MJ’s daughter looking into an alternative for this also.

Directions and Other Information

West on Hwy. 46. After junction of US 281 go 8 more miles to Park Rd 31. North on Park Rd. for 3 miles. . Showers, dump, water, toilets, trails. 30 amp elec. $8-$10 with senior pass.

GPS Coordinates

N29.590541, W98.621660 - Click on link to see Google Map


Corpus Christi, TX

April 9, 2017 to April 14, 2017
Hosts

Mary Marcus 303-908-9838

Parking Location

Malaquite Beach on Padre Island 361-949-8173 X5 or 361-949-8068 for reservations.

Directions and Other Information

I-37 south. Then right on SR-358 over JFK Causeway to Padre Island. Right on Padre Island Dr. to Malaquite Beach. Dump and water available on beach.

GPS Coordinates

N27.43043, W97.29624 - Click on link to see Google Map


Port Aransas, TX

April 14, 2017 to April 20, 2017
Hosts

Linda Dean 623-256-5989

Activity Ideas

Kayaking, birding, heated pool, community theatre, golf, hiking, museum, fishing boats, boat tours. Kings Ranch tour in Kingsville.

Parking Location

Port Aransas Beach , or Magee Beach (361-749-6117)-both on beach.

Directions and Other Information

North to Hwy-361 east. In Port Aransas turn right at stoplight onto Ave. G. to beach and right onto sand. $12 for 8 days. Dump and water $4 in county park. Toll for ferry to go over to island.

GPS Coordinates

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Port Lavaca, TX

April 20, 2017 to April 25, 2017
Activity Ideas

Overnight stop.

Parking Location

Magnolia Beach Parking Campground-east of town along N. Ocean Dr. Free. / Or: Lighthouse Beach & Bird Sanctuary-off TX-35, 1 block east on TX-238. 361-552-5311

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N28.55682, W96.52525/N2863800, W96.61400 - Click on link to see Google Map


Alvin, TX

April 25, 2017 to April 27, 2017
Activity Ideas

Space Center

Parking Location

Wal Mart, 400 Hwy. 35 Bypass N, Alvin, TX

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N29.421683, W95.230798 - Click on link to see Google Map


Anahuac, TX (near Houston)

April 27, 2017 to May 2, 2017
Activity Ideas

Kayaking, swimming, fishing, boardwalk. 57 miles to Houston Space Center for tours.

Parking Location

Fort Anahuac Park, 1704 S Main, Houston, TX 409-267-2409

Directions and Other Information

Hwy-60 northeast to Tx-288 north to SR-61 west. Go 1 mile then 1 mile south on S. Main St. (on Trinity Bay). No facilities. Free.

GPS Coordinates

N29.757223, W94.684492 - Click on link to see Google Map


Austin, TX

May 2, 2017 to May 9, 2017
Activity Ideas

Oldest dance hall in Texas in Austin and Gruen, TX. Bat mass flight from under bridge in town.

Parking Location
Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

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Waco, TX

May 9, 2017 to May 15, 2017
Activity Ideas

Texas Rangers Museum, Botanical gardens, Meridian Branch Compound.

Parking Location
Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

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Fort Worth, TX

May 15, 2017 to May 22, 2017
Hosts

Linda Dean 623-256-5989 / COHOST: Kimberly Key 832-776-4396

Activity Ideas

Football stadium, Stockyards (inc. Billy Bob’s)

Parking Location

Lake Benbrook, ACE Campground, Pearl Ranch Rd.

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N32.616017, W97.497482 - Click on link to see Google Map


Abilene, TX

May 22, 2017 to May 26, 2017
Hosts

COHOST: Kimberly Key 832-776-4396

Parking Location

Elks Lodge

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

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Lubbock, TX

May 26, 2017 to June 1, 2017
Activity Ideas

Heritage Musem, Windmill Museum, Silent Wings Museum.

Parking Location

Elks Lodge, 3409 Milwaukee Ave., Lubbock, TX

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N33.562393, W101.955834 - Click on link to see Google Map


Amarillo, TX

June 1, 2017 to February 7, 2017
Hosts

Don Gibson 806-930-1166

Activity Ideas

Texas Show at Palo Duro Canyon, 1514 5th Ave., Canyon, TX 806-655-2181

Parking Location
Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

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