This and That in Coffeyville, Kansas

June 10, 2017 (by Angela) Back in May, Jim and I made a trip to Coffeyville from Carthage to have lunch with a work colleague/friend (read about that here). While in town, we visited the Dalton Museum. Through RVParky, we knew there was a reasonably-priced city park in Coffeyville. Since we needed a place to…

Big Red Barn RV Park, Carthage, MO

May 2017 Big Red Barn RV Park 13625 Elm Road Carthage, MO 64836 Phone: 417-358-2432 Web: http://www.brbrv.com Rate: The web site is poor with information. I can only tell you that we paid $450 plus electric for the month we stayed here. I have no information on daily or weekly rates because they were not…

The Permanent Indian Frontier

Fort Scott National Historic Site, May 29, 2017 (by Chewie) Hi. It’s me again. I got to own another National Park. This one was just across the Kansas border from where we are staying. Fort Scott was built in 1843 to monitor the Permanent Indian Frontier. See this fort was at the edge of the…

Life & Adventures in Southwestern Missouri: Part 2

June 4, 2017 (by Angela) The day after Life & Adventures in Southwestern Missouri: Part 1 was posted, I headed back to Tennessee to take my Mom to an appointment with a specialist. While in Tennessee, I stayed with my brother in the Nashville area. It was good to have time to relax and catch up with…