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- Continental Breakfast
- Drycleaning onsite
- Smoking rooms available
- Non-smoking rooms
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... a night in the Badlands of South Dakota--oh, how appropriately named they were.... We were tent camping in those infant years of married life. We were sleeping soundly in our sleeping bags when we were abruptly awakened by the thundering echoes of a buffalo stampede! Actually, it was the booming of prairie thunder and crackling lightning. I grabbed my pillow and my purse; Virginia bred, I had been raised to believe that a car ...
... in a village called Hatch for lunch. By now it was blistering hot again. We had gained an hour thanks to the change to Mountain Time, so we're now seven hours behind the UK.
Leaving Hatch we found that the village's only filling station had closed down, so we again had to adopt fuel saving mode, and to add to our troubles we had to ride through yet another thunderstorm, although this ...
... and could carry 160,000 pounds of rock.
It was after 5:00 by now so we headed back to let Harley out and hoped that he had done well by himself for five hours. When we got back he was happy to see us and had obviously done just fine.
Our dinner had been in the crock pot all day and smelled great when we opened the door to the motor home. Cheers!
We will head out of here tomorrow en route to the KOA campground near ...
... to our gps it would take until 7 PM to drive that far so I didn't ride today.
We saw 2 younger (ha!....by 50 years!!!!!) guys riding along a (what to us looked very dangerous) section of hiway 70. They were very confident while riding on the road. Cars had to go around them on a two lane hiway. ...
... kinda spooky, but it just draws you to it. Laruie and I were discussing it with a local there shooting pictures. We compared it to Chernobyl, without the radiation. It's like everyone just walked away one day and left everything there.
I could stay at Fort Bayard with my film cameras for weeks, shooting hundreds of rolls of films. It was just an incredibly interesting place...and such a testament to those who have gone before ...