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"Oh Great Tatanka, what would we do without your message, will, and strength to survive all things?"

Tatanka is a Lakota word meaning “Big Beast”. For the Northern Plains People Tatanka meant “life”. For more, see the Story Of The Bison. Photo taken during the Legion Lake Fire after all the buffalo in the area migrated south to Wind Cave National Park, SD – December 2017.

Lisa Kay Photography

The Adventures of Betty, Roxie, and The Rockwood: Needles Highway and Wind Cave National Park

A good book. I always put a good book on my list of things to take on a vacation.  Love it or hate my kindle app has made that so easy and lightweight! 1,031 more words

National Parks


An early morning drive to enjoy the dawn and to photograph the sunrise in the Park didn’t turn out exactly as planned, but no drive with a camera in hand and eyes to see God’s goodness is ever really wasted. 506 more words


Custer State Park to Host Snowshoe Hikes

January 6, 2018

CUSTER STATE PARK, S.D. – Custer State Park will be offering winter snowshoe hikes again this year in the months of January, February, and March. 266 more words

South Dakota

Psalm 23:2

The Lord is my shepherd; I have all that I need. He lets me rest in green meadows; he leads me beside still waters. Psalm 23:1-2… 15 more words


South Dakota State Park Fee Changes Go Into eEffect January 1, 2018

December 20, 2017

PIERRE, S.D. – Changes to state park campground classifications, as well as some entrance and facility fees will go into effect Jan. 1.State Park director Katie Ceroll said the changes reflect the increased demand for and use of the state’s campgrounds and facilities. 255 more words

South Dakota