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Things to Do and Places to Eat in Mullen, NE

Posted by on May 3, 2019 in Blog, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Things to Do and Places to Eat in Mullen, NE

Things to Do and Places to Eat in Mullen, NE

From practicing your drive at Mullen’s public golf course to savoring a mouthwatering meal at one of the local eateries, great fun and tasty food is never far during your stay at the Sandhills Motel! Take a look at some of the attractions and places to eat in Mullen, NE, and add them to your list of places to visit during your stay. Sandhills Journey Scenic Byway A trip to Nebraska isn’t complete without taking a cruise along the Sandhills Journey Byway, a 272-mile stretch that includes plenty of scenic views, historical stops, entertainment, outdoor recreation and much more along the...

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The Ins and Outs of Tanking

Posted by on Apr 5, 2019 in Blog | Comments Off on The Ins and Outs of Tanking

The Ins and Outs of Tanking

Warm, sunny days here in Nebraska beg to be spent floating lazily down the river, with something cold to drink close at hand and great company to share in the views, so it’s no wonder that tanking has become a regional activity that is loved by those of all ages. Not familiar with what “tanking” means? Well, we’re here to let you in on our state secret and get you hooked on the tanking life! Rumor has it that tanking originated in the Sandhills area, when a bored farmer threw a couple of lawn chairs into a stock tank and went for an impromptu journey down the river. Today, the same...

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Funny and Unique Polar Bear Tank Race Theme Ideas

Posted by on Feb 21, 2019 in Blog | Comments Off on Funny and Unique Polar Bear Tank Race Theme Ideas

Funny and Unique Polar Bear Tank Race Theme Ideas

Are you dreaming of summer and warmer weather yet? Don’t worry, the change of seasons is on its way! We have found a way that you can beat those winter blues away, and that’s by joining us for the 12th Annual Polar Bear Tank Race. Put a team together and register today because space is limited for this fun race down the Middle Loup River to benefit the Sandhills Journey Scenic Byway. As if this event wasn’t fun enough yet, teams can pick a theme to decorate the tanks with and race down the river. Have fun and let your imagination flow with this one.  If you just can’t think of...

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Join this year’s Annual Polar Bear Tank Race to benefit the Sandhills Journey Scenic Byway

Posted by on Feb 1, 2019 in Blog | Comments Off on Join this year’s Annual Polar Bear Tank Race to benefit the Sandhills Journey Scenic Byway

Join this year’s Annual Polar Bear Tank Race to benefit the Sandhills Journey Scenic Byway

It’s time to dust off that tank, break out those oars, and work on those paddling skills, because we have found the perfect solution to cabin fever! Come celebrate this year’s Polar Bear Tank Race and see if you are brave enough to battle the cold while taking on your opponents in some exciting tank racing. This is a timed event, as teams of 4-6 people race down the Middle Loup River north of Mullen, NE in metal stock tanks. If you just want to forgo the race and enjoy a relaxing float down the river, you can do that also. Make sure to bring along decorations for your tank, because prizes...

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Kick Start Your New Year’s Resolutions at the Sandhills Motel and Glidden Canoe Rental

Posted by on Jan 8, 2019 in Blog | Comments Off on Kick Start Your New Year’s Resolutions at the Sandhills Motel and Glidden Canoe Rental

Kick Start Your New Year’s Resolutions at the Sandhills Motel and Glidden Canoe Rental

With the holidays behind us for another year, many are now focused on bettering themselves in 2019 and have made a New Year’s resolution list filled with personal goals. Everyone’s list varies a bit, but one thing that seems to unite us all is the fact that the list tends to be put on the backburner by the end of January. Despite our best intentions, life happens and adding more to your plate in the form of goals can leave you feeling overwhelmed. However, working towards your goals doesn’t have to be a chore, and we’re here to let you in on how you can complete your resolutions right...

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