Comfort Suites Rapid City
Travel Blogs from Rapid City
... relentlessly pelting our car. After a few hair raising stretches we were in the clear for a while.
Pulled into Rapid City with no hotel secured yet and the rain pouring down again. Did a quick search and called a few - the Best deal was Big Sky Lodge just outside town. We quickly went and checked in and then back into town for dinner ...
... city is divided by a mountain range that splits the western and eastern parts of the city into two. Ellsworth Air Force Base located on the outskirts of the city. United States Army National Guard, Camp Rapid is located in West Rapid. In the nearby towns are Custer alongside Custer State Park, the Historic old west town of Deadwood is nearby. In the hills nearby Mount Rushmore and Crazy Horse Memorial are ...
... hope for the best. We left at 11 am for the boring ride East along the I90. Done this route many times and it never gets any more interesting. As usual it was super windy coming from the North all the way to 'Wall', then it changed directions and came from the South. Why can't it ever be coming from behind you? The prairies were all looking vibrant Green as the state has had lots of rain recently. Very hot and humid today so I'm really glad I ...
This is our second visit to Rapid City, South Dakota. Rapid City is known as the City of Presidents for its 43 life-sized bronze presidential statues on the corners throughout downtown. Rapid City is also known as the place where Dances with Wolves was filmed. What a beautiful place!
We stayed at the Ellsworth AFB outside of Rapid City. The day after we arrived the Camp Host, Jean and Hector packed up, quit ...
... change of pace, we can actually stand up straight for a change! I was beginning to think I'd be at a 45 degree angle for the rest of my life (wait maybe I'm already there)...
Nick's brother still in ICU, but seems to be doing better. Still has some issues, but we'll see what happens day by day. Thanks to all of you who emailed us.
Miss you all...come on out!
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet