Joined: Jan 2009
| Posted: May 13th, 2013 07:31 AM
|Meet in Midland on Thursday, July 18th. We have an
International airport ( MAF ). If you check a Southwest Airlines flight, check going in to Dallas and then to Midland. Some flights are not direct. Here is a link to a route map
Thursday night, July 18th we have a meet and greet and dinner at the hotel and show the movie in a meeting room at the hotel.
Friday morning, we head on down that lonesome highway with a first stop at the Monahans Sand Hills(while it is cool), then on to Pecos Parachute School. Lunch in Pecos and then to Chata Ortega's and Toyah for what is left of the school. Next to the Marathon gas station and then the Alpine Sonic for three chili dogs and a malt and visit the cemetery in Marfa at dusk. Possible trip to the final scene location in Fort Davis. Spend Friday night in Alpine.
Saturday morning on to Dom Rock(again, while it is cool).Then to the Giant Set, the Landing Site and end up in Clint, Texas at the Super 8 with a dinner for everyone.
Then on Sunday July, 20 we continue the pilgrimage to San Elizario to visit the wedding site ............those flying can return to El Paso for a flight out Sunday afternoon.
MAP LINK FOR DAY ONE http://www.mapquest.com/mq/7-KMs19ahuVxwK
MAP LINK FOR DAY TWO http://www.mapquest.com/mq/9-3ihxbd83
"Remember there is no law West of the Pecos"