South Dakota

We made it to the center, maybe.

Campsite at Belle Fourche South Dakota

Belle Fourche The town Belle Fourche (pronounced bell foo-sh) is the geographic center of the United States. In 1959 statehood for Alaska shifted the title northwest, causing much distress in Kansas.  Apparently all the water between California and Hawaii (also given statehood) was also discounted because then the center of the nation would be west of …

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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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