jmoyo4

jmoyo4

November 11, 2015
Rated 5.0

The epitome of glamping. We stayed in a safari ten that was complete with electricity, outlets, and heated blankets. The facilities are exceptionally clean. Try and book a teepee or yurt if you can.

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November 11, 2015
Rated 3.0

We came here at night so it was hard to see, but still fun as you can climb on top/through the skull. Great photo op! The street that it's on also houses a lot of other interesting looking buildings. I wish we had driven through here during the day.

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November 11, 2015
Rated 4.0

We stopped here at night so we couldn't get a very good look at it. The plane sits in the backyard of a bed and breakfast. There is no parking so we parked our car at the gas station next door. The owner/artist was incredibly kind and enthusiastic though. He welcomed us through the gate even though it was late and then gave us a tour of his mini gallery inside the bed and breakfast.

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November 11, 2015
Rated 3.0

Our GPS first took us to the wrong spot. It's a fun little stop and worth the photo op. The replica literally sits in a parking lot with a giant Home Depot across the street.

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November 11, 2015
Rated 4.0

The sandhills were more impressive than I thought. It seemed like they would never end. Make sure you stop at the front office to register your car. We didn't see the sign and got ticketed.

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November 11, 2015
Rated 4.0

Not sure if the hangar is actually open to the public anymore, but if you're creative you can figure out a way in. The place is definitely abandoned as there were animal droppings everywhere. The pictures we got are amazing. The base used to hold six hangars, but now only a few walls of one of them remain. You can still make out remnants of 2 propaganda paintings on the outside wall. Even though there's no trace that a plane ever lived here- this base used to store the Enola Gay (the plane that dropped the bomb on Hiroshima).

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November 11, 2015
Rated 5.0

Great place to view stars. Sadly, we didn't see the mystery lights, but the view of the stars was worth it on its own.

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