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... to go to the lighting ceremony of Mount Rushmore. I have been to see the faces twice, but never at night. It was started by a ranger talk. He did a great speech about having the American spirit without any preachy-ness. Then we watched a video that reviewed each president and their impact on American history. After the video, we looked up and the faces were lit up. The talk and the video were ...
... to move. They are so large in person. Stopped at a large bridge with a great overlook of a river. Wyoming is a beautiful part of the country. We stopped in Deadwood to eat a steak at Al Swearengen's Gem Saloon. We also went to see Wild Bill and Seth Bullock's graves. This week is Sturgis week so there were hundreds of bikers all over the Black Hills. Pretty cool to see all of the custom bikes. We ended the day at Mount Rushmore. Not bad for a travel ...
... fried chicken were the main entrees. Smiley faced potatoes, a great cole slaw and biscuits filled out the menu.
A lecture after dinner discussed Mt Rushmore and how the monument was built using a small scale model and how that was used to "scale up". We finished by having a family exercise where each family used a small figure and scaled it up to a larger scale drawing. You will have to be the judge about our attempt to being artists!
To bed by 10 as tomorrow is another busy ...
... to see Crazy Horse Memorial but the winds were blowing hard up there and it was bitter cold. So after our lunch we met up again with the Lund's and Markese's for a drive through Custer State Park. Keefers's and Meyer's were taking the steam train to Keystone. We began our ride on Hwy 87/Needles Road and pretty much followed the same route as the day before. Driving through all the tunnels is always fun and we were able to take ...
... and the station at the next exit was the cheapest. As I was filling the gas monster up, an old Chevy truck with an elderly guy as the pilot asked me where we are heading and who is traveling with me. When I said we were headed to Yellowstone he asked if I would be so nice as to give him a lift to Rapid City so he could pick up his motor home located there. Now this is what I am seeing. He is elderly, dressed in overalls ...