July 2019

South Dakota State Parks,

Buffalo Bison Custer State Park South Dakota

No bull — yes bull South Dakota, at least in western South Dakota, has several very nice state parks. Tatonka Some friends of ours last week had a close encounter with nature. A buffalo took exception to their car, and in true buffalo manner, challenged them to a head butting contest, which is their custom.  …

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Western Nebraska

View Fort Robinson Crawford Nebraska

Hidden Gem in Nebraska.  Our trip to western Nebraska has been enlightening.  We never knew!  Scottsbluff / Agate Fossil Beds The road from Cheyenne to Scottsbluff was as expected, prairie and ranches. We stayed in the city park in Scottsbluff and made day trips to Agate Fossil Beds National Monument and Scottsbluff National Monument. Both …

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Colorado to Wyoming

View Sunset Rocky Mountains Firestone Colorado

Once we got north of Denver, Colorado our focus turned to Wyoming. The sunset makes it look like the Colorado Rockies are on fire.  Morning blue sky followed by afternoon thunderstorms has been the normal weather pattern, all the way through Colorado along the I-25 route.  The last time we were cold was in Colorado …

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