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The Final Stretch

It wasn’t long after we left Buffalo that we started seeing signs for Wall Drug. There had to be 50 or so of them before we actually got to Wall, South Dakota where it is located. 471 more words


Wildflowers of Wyoming

Roving through the Big Horn mountains in June is like stepping into a wildflower calendar and thanks to the torrential downpours we received in May the Big Horns put on a blazing display of color that would rival any fireworks show on earth. 135 more words

Where We Are

Yellowstone Half Marathon, Yellowstone NP

I live in Seattle. At sea level. The Yellowstone Half Marathon is not at sea level. In fact, it is a few feet above sea level. 282 more words


My New Ghost Story?

For years, I’ve only had one supposed ghost story to tell, about the time we kids were in the garage holding a séance and the candle we used went out, like a drop of liquid had dropped onto the wick from above.  462 more words


Jackson, WY

Day 84

Today I day-tripped down into Jackson.  The town of 9,000 residents sits just past the very bottom of Grand Teton National Park, where I was still camped.  614 more words

Among all the dainty flowers above 9000 ft in the Bighorn Range sits the showy Primula parryi, named in honor of Charles Parry, an esteemed botanist in the early days of the US Department of Agriculture.  13 more words