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Mount Rushmore National Memorial

Location: 13000 SD-244, Keystone, SD 57751

Designation: National Memorial

Date NPS designation declared: 3/03/1925

Date of my visit: 7/28/2009

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Crazy Horse

Mount Rushmore

Happy Presidents’ Day! How better than to celebrate with some founding fathers: an oldie but goodie, 36 hours in Rapid City, South Dakota.

One of the first items I ever put on my bucket list when I was a kid was Mount Rushmore.   653 more words

Presidents Day 2018

Happy Presidents Day!

I remember, one of the questions in my citizenship test was: When is Presidents Day?
And the answer is: Presidents Day is the third Monday in February. 21 more words


4 Facts to Puzzle You on Presidents Day

By Emily Connor

Many people in the U.S. are enjoying a three-day weekend—a work- and school-free Presidents’ Day.

The holiday originated as a celebration of George Washington’s birthday (February 22) and was officially declared a federal holiday by an act of Congress in 1879. 535 more words


Mount Rushmore: San Francisco Giants

In our latest, and nearly final, Mount Rushmore article, it’s the Frisco Nine. Of course, San Franciscans hate it when we easterners call it Frisco, which kind of makes it fun. 1,173 more words

Mount Rushmore

Sue for President

The air was crisp, like freeze your nostrils chill, fresh in true February fashion.  I was dazed by the pine trees that were sprinkled throughout the mountains, offering their free fragrance for the passerby.  521 more words


Give us back our lands!

Barbara and I had the opportunity to facilitate a vision for the Rapid City Region, SD in 1997. We love the area including: the Badlands… 743 more words