We are loaded up and ready to hit the road. First stop Kingman,Az.(no pics)
Lunch at at the house before heading to Kingman,Az.
This is my 2nd cousin Gayle
My 1st cousin Naomi and her husband Charles. He is a WWII vet. that fought the Japs in P.I.
Naomi told us that we are related to the owner of this roofing co.
My son-in-law Dale and grandson Jefferson
My wife Julie inside my oldest daugther, Karrin,house.
Granddaughter Ashely.We took her with us on the rest of the trip to Virginia and back to her home
Grandson Devon,just kicking back watching tv
Fourth of July
We watched fire works near a lake just outside of Cleveland
Fourth of July
Grandsons Devon and Chris watching fire works from top of the camper.
Daughter Karrin making bugers,a good meal before having to hit he road at 3 in the mornning.
camper truck parked in front of my son-in -law house,Cleveland,Okla.
View of Dale and Karrin house from across the road
We went from Cleveland, Okla to Nachez Trace (Tenn.) state park in one day
This lake was close enough to throw rocks at it from our campsite
The campsite is large and very level,there water and elect.The lake surround us on three sides
Here she is waiting for lunch
Heres Julie getting after me to cook some chicken
After lunch, a swing time,then to the lake for swimming
It was the welcome party,he let us get pretty close.
We stayed at Clabough's Campground while seeing the sites.Off loaded the camper.The campground is large,swimming pool,onsite store,full hook-ups
In front of the Black Bear Jamboree dinner show.
Ashely and Grandpa Alex
Julie sitting at the table looking rather good
Ashely sitting as well,cute as a bug
this was the openning act,unfortunly it was too dark most of the time for me to take pics. The show is really good and the food is also.
Got there as the gate were openning. A kind person took our pic.
On the roller coaster going down the curve and around the bend.
Well we had to ship her back home,just kiding
I haven't been on a ferris wheel in yrs.Nice slow ride.
View from top of ferris wheel
This was fun,Julie and Ashely on the far side.
This ride got spinning very fast.
Dollywood steam train ran thru out the park
This lady put on a good show,the chicken lady is on the right.
The chicken lady told that her chicken buffet was the best in Dollywood,she was right
In front of the water wheel. The mill still grinds corn/wheat.
I tried to trade her for a buggy,no takers. You can have one made for yourself,waiting time : one year.
Dollywood has a on going eagle program.
I was only about 5 ft from this bird.
Ashely having fun in the water.They have a kids area,water cannons,squirt guns..etc.
This was a fast moving ride and wet
I was soaked,Ashely wanted to go again,so we went.
We decide on driving thru the Smoky Mountain. Stopped here to take a pic.People are very nice here.
Thru the Smokies
This was taken from the Blue Ridge Pkwy.
The pic that goes with this sign is next.
View from road
It was a great view from the road.