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Black Hills, Bison, Breweries and BAM!

Week two of our current westward adventure began as we drove across the prairie to Rapid City. We got to town before noon, so of course we needed to check out the brewery we saw advertised along the route with some two dozen fire engines: Firehouse Brewing. 1,746 more words

The Badlands and Mount Rushmore - the wonders of South Dakota

Just a word of warning that this post is rather graphic heavy. I couldn’t just post a couple of pictures, everything was just so gorgeous. 964 more words

A Little Of This And A Little Of That

Celebration of Cowboy Poet Badger Clark to Take Place in Custer State Park

August 16, 2017

PIERRE, S.D. – Cowboy poet Badger Clark will be celebrated in song and stories at special free events on September 2, 2017 in Custer State Park. 695 more words

The Arts

Day 8 at Pine Ridge: Breakfast with Burros and the Journey Home

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Sharon got suckered into switching flights because Delta overbooked our flight. This meant that we had to drop her off at the airport around 10:30 am, a few hours earlier than the rest of us needed to be there. 1,235 more words

Black Hills, South Dakota - Part IV

Iron Mountain Road & Needles Highway

A trip to the Black Hills is not complete unless visitors drive the Iron Mountain Road and Needles Highway. Designed for motorists to slow down and enjoy the view of the hills and the fresh pine scent of the forest, the 17-mile Iron Mountain Road, constructed in 1933, contains 314 curves, 14 switchbacks, 3 pigtails, 3 tunnels, and 2 splits. 927 more words


South Dakota: Custer

We were in South Dakota for 8 days (including travel).  It’s refreshing to stay a bit longer in one place, after fast trips this year to… 1,401 more words