May 11, 2018: Locations of the Week

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Bass Pro Shop
Overnight RV Parking: Yes
Address
200 Bass Pro Dr
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Phone
(405) 218-5200
Last Update
2018-04-28
GPS Coordinates
35.461470, -97.504500
Site #
3935
Comments
RVer reports & telephone call to store by website administrator confirms that Overnight RV Parking is allowed, confirming 10 earlier reports from Oct 07 thru earlier in Apr 2018. This Bass Pro Shop has a small lot, with no marked RV spaces. To the S of lot, drive under Oklahoma City Blvd to another larger lot, which is owned by city. Store stated permission not required to park in city lot, and Overnight RV Parking is allowed in that lot as well. City lot has 4 marked RV spaces in far SW corner of lot. Note that for major events (i.e. pro basketball) at nearby Chesapeake Energy Arena, this free parking lot fills up early; check arena schedule and have a back-up location in mind. Expect road noise from I-40. Lot is level & well lighted, with patrols by store security & local police. Lot adjoins city park, and park visitors will also be parking in city lot. Store has dramatic sculptures depicting OK Land Rush of 1889. Nearby Bricktown district has many shops and restaurants.
Directions
EB I-40, Exit 150b, then R on Harvey Ave 3 blocks. WB I-40, Exit 150c, straight 1 block & R on Harvey Ave 1 block. Then turn R on Reno Ave ~ 0.7 mi, R on Bass Pro Dr. to store.


US 60 Roadside Picnic Area
Overnight RV Parking: Yes
Address
US 60
Miami, TX 79059
Phone
N/A
Last Update
2018-04-24
GPS Coordinates
35.734470, -100.575860
Site #
5996
Comments
RVer reports that Overnight RV Parking is allowed, confirming reports from May 2009 and June 2012, & info provided by TX DOT. State of TX allows parking (not camping) for up to 24 hours in Roadside Picnic Areas unless there is signage to the contrary. Area is loop off highway, with entrances at both ends. Picnic tables, trash barrels, no other known amenities. Many shade trees; watch for possible low branches. RR tracks directly across US 60.
Directions
On S side of US 60, ~ 4.6 mi E of jct with SR 282 & 748 in Miami, TX, or ~ 11.1 mi W jct with US 83.





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