Mississippi Petrified Forest, MS

We swung by this National Natural Landmark on our way to see friends JJ & Jesse in Clinton, MS. We toured the site and finished just as a thunderstorm unleashed a torrent of rain. This site boasts that it is the only petrified forest east of the Mississippi but if you have seen Arizona’s petrified forest …

MS-LA State Line

After visiting with our friends Jesse & JJ in Clinton, MS, it was getting late but I decided to continue driving west. The next day promised a good 7 hours until we arrived at our destination near Dallas, TX. By driving a bit at night, Trey could sleep and we could shave off a few …