Foyil Oklahoma is best known for Ed Galloway’s Totem Pole Park located about 3.5 miles off of Route 66, but worth the short drive. The park features what is billed as the world’s largest totem pole, along with several smaller totem poles and other sculptures. Foyil is also the hometown of Andy Payne, the winner of the transcontinental footrace known as [...]
Petit Jean State Park Petit Jean Mountain near Morrilton Arkansas is home to Petit Jean State Park, which was Arkansas first state park. The park is known for the legend of Petit Jean, a french girl who disguised herself as a cabin-boy to accompany her boyfriend to the new world. More than 20 miles of [...]
Just a quick post to show a couple of photos from the Solar Eclipse tonight. From our location this was only a partial eclipse which was reaching it’s largest point right at sunset. These were taken on the Arkansas River near Muldrow Oklahoma.
Claremore Oklahoma is best know as home to Will Rogers and the Will Rogers Memorial and Museum. The Will Rogers Hotel in historic downtown Claremore offered mineral water baths called “radium water” which were supposed to cure a number of ailments, was restored in 1997. The 25,000-square-foot Will Rogers Memorial Museum is located on [...]
Fort Smith Arkansas June 1-3, 2012