The Trip to Florence/Coolidge

Novermber 3, 2017 We leave Oak Flat early in the morning heading to Florence and/or Coolidge.  Are you wondering why Florence and Coolidge? There isn’t a whole lot there, but I have mail waiting for me … or so I thought. What I had anticipated to be a stop for mail and then to move on became a weekend stay with no place to camp but Wally’s parking lot.  I had requested my mail forwarded from South Dakota too late in the day and it did not arrive on Friday as anticipated. We made the best of it.

One thing we did get to see were the Casa Grande Ruins National Monument in Coolidge,

and this neat old building in Florence, which is an interesting old town.

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We spent the days in Florence at two of their nice parks and our nights in Walmart’s parking lot. On Monday I was at the post office door the second they opened, the nice clerk dug through the mail that had just been delivered and we got our package.  And we’re to the next adventure!

Thanks for stopping by 2Dogs! Hugs, Shawna

 

Author: 2DogsTravel

Hello, and welcome to my blog. I am a mother to two handsome, wonderful sons, Scott and Jeremy, three fur babies: Burger my elderly wire hair fox terrier, and Fries and Charlie the Chiweenie Brothers. I am also proud grandma to four beautiful, sweet, lovely grandchildren: Emma, Fletcher, Zachary, and Patton. I am a sister, aunt, and friend. I am a traveler. I am so glad you have decided to join me on this adventure.

One thought on “The Trip to Florence/Coolidge”

  1. Nothing like a little change in plan. You are good at making the best of it and that is a darling town.
    Your change of plan reminds me of the Pacific Crest Trail blogs that I followed. They had delays because of packages that were late. Jenn hikes PCT was so interesting and she and Colton Ferguson are from Burney. They made it to Canada.
    What is your final destination(on earth, ha ha)? This week is Thanksgiving. Hope yours is wonderful somewhere.

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