Crawl Day 9

Participation Form Day Guide – Stops, maps
Participants New Orleans Guide
Reservation Information Fredericksburg Guide

Thursday, January 7, 2024 – Destination Pecos West Rest Stop, – 320 miles from Lady Bird Johnson Municipal Park. Estimated time is five (5) hours.

The Google address of the park is I10 WB, Fort Stockton, TX 79735
The GPS location of the park is 30.94898097119051, -103.31109693917817

8:45 AM Group meeting at Lady Bird Johnson Municipal Park. First group and independents leave at 9:00 AM. Second group leaves at 9:05 AM. Third group leaves at 9:10, the fourth group at 9:15, the fifth group, if necessary, at 9:20.

Prior to arriving at Pecos West Rest Stop, I will stop at the Donut Palace in Junction TX. There will be a provisioning stop at the Walmart in Fort Stockton.  I need to purchase sausages for the Pancake Breakfast. If you have space in your freezer and are willing to store sausage until the breakfast, please let me know.

A list of potential attractions is in the end of day section below.

Points of Interest

Annie Riggs Museum located at 301 S Main St, Fort Stockton, TX 79735, GPS 30.883387735624456, -102.87873450433304.  The Annie Frazier Johnson Riggs ran the Hotel/Boarding House in 1904.

Fort Stockton located at 301 E 3rd St, Fort Stockton, TX 79735; GPS 30.888210389876726, -102.87486974276077. Fort Stockton was an important location during the Indian Wars Fort from 1867-1886. It was strategically placed at the life-saving waters of Comanche Springs to protect the San Antonio-to-El Paso mail, freight wagons, cattle drives, and emigrants. The fort was garrisoned by the 9th Cavalry, known as “Buffalo Soldiers”.

Paisano Pete Roadrunner Statue located at East Dickinson Boulevard & North Main Street, Fort Stockton, TX 79735 . GPS 30.893017241648323, -102.87884870433267 . Paisano Pete is the second largest roadrunner in the world and stands 11 feet tall.

Campground Details:

Pecos West Rest Stop, is located on westbound I10.

Pecos West Rest Stop, has no services.

We have 23 coaches and 39 people coming from Lady Bird Johnson Municipal Park. There will be an additional 1 coach and 1 person arriving at Pecos West Rest Stop.

End of Day –

The total contingent at the end of the day will be 28 coaches and 45 people.