There is a good assortment of inshell peanuts - roasted, salted, Cajun and Jalapeno - as well as shelled peanuts - cocktail, spanish, Runners, Honey Glazed, Hot & Spicy and Raw Spanish. All of which you can sample.Aside from that, there are chocolate covered pretzels, cashews, almonds, pecans and peanuts.. and really just so many other tempting...more
Have you ever thought that it was impossible to find great food at a low price? Not at Guerrero's! Guerrero's not only serves great authentic Mexican food, they serve great Tex Mex, too! The delisous Mexican food served at Guerrero's stretches from fajitas, to quesedias, to tacos, to frijoles, to burritos. Along with the fantastic food comes the...more
By the time we reached Madill we were starving. We lucked out on finding anywhere in Durant where we wanted to eat and were ready to take almost the first place we found. Compared to all the other fast food and fried food type cafes, Tong's Kitchen was a welcomed sight and we weren't disappointed. We arrived after the lunchtime rush but there was...more
By Air : Madill Municipal Airport serves Madill and Marshall County and is owned by the City Of Madill. Other major airports are located at Dallas/Ft Worth (Texas) and Oklahoma City.
By Road : Three highways intersect within Madill. These are US 70, SH 99, and SH 199 (from Ft Washita). The nearest Interstate Highway is I-35, which is approximately 30 miles west. U.S. 69-75 is located 23 miles to the east.
The average January temperature in Madill is 42F with a July temperature average of 80F. Its not unusual to see tornado shelters in yards. This is tornado country.
Beware of stopping on bridges to take photos... you may want to look behind to see if any other cars are coming .
Fort Washita was established in 1842 and it was, at that time, the most southern post of the U.S. It was established to protect the Chickasaw and Choctaw Indians from the Plains Indians who had used this area for centuries for hunting and were not too keen on sharing. Throughout the 1840's and 1850's the post provided quarters for the U.S. Indian...more
Lake Texoma is the 10th largest lake in the United States and leads all Corps lakes west of the Mississippi River in recreational activities. The lake on the Red River is which is shared by Texas and Oklahoma is widely recognised as a top fishing lake and one of the most popular recreation destinations in the Southwest. The lake area includes 2...more
Favorite thing: Our primary reason for going to this area was to see Fort Washita which is located between Madill and Durant... however, the only reason we went into Madill itself was to visit one of the peanut stores. If you are a fan of nuts, not just peanuts, this is the area for you.