I was wrong. You aren’t a vast wasteland of nothing. At least from Oklahoma City westward. The western part of the state is actually quite lovely.
I saw cows, horses and windmills. Yes, alternative energy windmills. Big windmills. Huge windmills. Perhaps the best windmills I have ever seen.
And then came the World’s Largest Route 66 Sign, in Elk City, OK.
There is a nice little museum square with several displays besides the sign. And if you drive to the sign, you are actually driving on a piece of Route 66!
Here is the museum….
…and a Kachina doll statue.
Her name is Myrtle. I don’t think she gets a lot of love being right across from the