Moore's Rooms

113 Third Street, Newell, South Dakota, 57760, United States | B&B

Travel Blogs from Newell

Dead center of Deadwood

A travel blog entry by ianjordan


... with the tour guide giving us a potted history of the town and some of its historical locations. The highlight of the tour is the drive up the very steep hills above the town to Mount Moriah cemetery.

This cemetery houses hundreds of historical graves form Deadwoods past. There are several American Civil war graves, an entire Chinese section housing the graves of many chinese workers from Deadwood's early days. Despite the rich history ...

Followng a lead

A travel blog entry by ianjordan


... vehicle, do so and clear the way for others, don't just sit there and turn a freeway into a two lane parking lot. Bloody tourists.

We passed through Rapid City then Sturgis, noticing how many bikers there were even though the biker rally isn't for another month or so and before too long we wound our way back through the Black hills to Deadwood. We didn't settle in though, our destination was about 3 miles the other side of Deadwood, the not as tiny as ...

Night 5: Dry and Wet in the Black Hills

A travel blog entry by splencner


... minerals are another story. So when I see Mt. Rushmore I do think of the great things those four presidents did, but I also ponder those left in the wake of our glorious history. I remember when the Sioux invaded the National Park in 1974 to remind me of this. While I pondered all this, Andrew filled out his junior ranger booklet and the sun disappeared into sinister black clouds. We walked through the fragrant ponderosa pines and over the sparkling mica, ...

Devils Tower and Deadwood South Dakota

A travel blog entry by jet3040


Today we drove to Devils Tower located just outside of Gillette Wyoming. It was very interesting. It was named Devils Tower because of an Indian myth that many many years ago, seven little Indian girls were being chased by a bear so they ran to a small rock. They prayed and prayed that the bear wouldn't get them when suddenly the rock began to grow and grow. It grew to where it stands now, and the little girls went up into the sky and became a star constellation. ...

Zeus is coming to town!

A travel blog entry by phungster


... getting more than the fair share of snow this April. This whole month of snow is record high - more than the whole of last year in some locations. The storm warning is on until noon. I am a sitting duck waiting for the storm to pass. Tick tock..tick tock... Many moments later...FINALLY, the sky clears a little bit as fewer snow flakes are falling. I am ready to head out to Main ...


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