Duration: 7 days, starting on Wednesday June 24 and ending on Tuesday June 30.
Miles: 2,232 total miles; averaging 319 miles & 4.5 hours driving a day.
Gas: 7 fill-ups averaging 27.63 mpg while averaging 70-75 mph. We used a total of 80.733 gallons @ an average cost of $2.521/g for a total cost of $203.51.
Hotels: Howard Johnson Express Inn, SallyPort (Best Western), Sipapu Ski and Summer Resort & La Quinta, Average cost per night $60 including taxes.
States: (4) Arkansas, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico.
NBs: Angelisa met many of her sisters and brothers across the land. There were individual sightings during the trip plus the Central & Eastern combined Caravans of 19 NBs, then at R2K Car Show had a total of 53 bugs.
Photos: 1,581 taken and 657 published on our web site. Taken with a Panasonic digital camera with a 12x zoom and auto-stuff. We took many of the scenic photos while driving 70+ mph out the window, I was very happy with the results, most of the bad pictures were due to operator error or poor lighting.
|The Good, the Bad and the Ugly|
|The Good||Seeing all my old friends, traveling to Roswell, visiting Katie's bench||Car Show, White Water Rafting & Cowboy Breakfast|
|The Bad||Naomi not attending & email issues||nothing|
Heat & Parade
(35+ mph is NOT a parade)
|Conclusion||Great time, wish I had more time to hang out||Very fun|
|Would I do it again?||Yes||Yeah|
|What would I change?||Naomi joining us & Cooler weather||Ride in front seat|