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We have now started our road trip out west. Today we drove 545 miles. Thankfully most of it was on interstate 94, so we could go 75mph.
The view of the drive was so beautiful. The rolling hills of grass and the various fields were fun to watch going by. It is such a change from the forests that I see at home.
But not everything …
... that opening was in 1 hour and that this was not in fact a 24/7 facility we had to walk away empty handed. It is still not clear to me why this guy was sitting there 1 hour before opening when they simply could have locked the door, my conspiracy theory is that they were perhaps replenishing the shelves after Humpty's breakfast and he was just a tad embarrassed about creating all of this extra work for his co-workers so had set up a human ...
... the park in Montana we took the stunning Beartooth Highway towards Billings, this was based on the recommendation of the bus driver who picked us up after the Lake Jenny hike...what a great recommendation.
Going was slow as the mountains were steep, the road had no rails and sheer drops of hundreds of feet into the abyss, it consisted of huge 180 degree switch back turns up and then the same back down. The land was completely bare of ...
Stopped overnight in this park, which is absolutely HUGE, with a whole section of mobile homes, and large RV sections, mostly filled with oilfield workers. Very nice park, but very plain - 50 amp service is great in this hot weather, though!
Tomorrow, on to Jamestown, ND.
Even though we are in a ****** campground, it is well worth it after the day we had today. We went to Theodore Roosevelt National Park - UNBELIEVABLE!!!!!! It is absolutely spectacular. It was about a 35 minute ride from where we are staying....so it wasn't a bad ride at all.
We did the south park loop which is about a 25 mile ride around the park. The scenary takes your breath away. We were so excited because right off the bat we ...
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