First Gold Hotel
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
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... of the town from the room.
So took it easy this morning, after consecutive late nights and early starts. I haven't even had time to rest from that 24-hour journey to get to SD. Enjoyed the beautiful view from the Mountain Grand Hotel with its four-star amenities. It’s a Holiday Inn chain, and as one would expect, the king-size bed gave me no incentive to get up early. Maximised the noon check-out time.
There was only ...
... We visited, along with the daily throng, and found plenty of interest. The carvings are like impressive monuments to the dead everywhere. They say everything about the people who built them and almost nothing about the complex nature of the subjects. Much more interesting to me was the museum which related the story of the marathon construction and a little about the workers, many of them miners, who did the painstaking excavation ...
... thru it. I consider heading south to Omaha, NE to have a rear tire put on, avoid the storm and end the procrastinating. Instead I pack, suit up in rain gear and head north. I smell the rain, and see the wet road ahead of me, ride on. Four hours later I finally hit dry roads and a glimmer of sunshine, I pull into a rest stop to dry off and warm up. I strip off the rain gear and try to dry my gloves in the bathroom hand dryer, ...
... Hand Dipped Chocolate shop. Where of course we bought chocolate and walked back to our resort.
Another shuttle trip into town where we posted our 2nd parcel home. Then a wander out to the '1876 Museum' which showed the history of how Deadwood became a town. A shuttle back to Gulch acc, more pop-corn, downloading and charging up…. An easy ...
... with sawdust on the floors, and animal heads hanging on the walls etc. The Iron Horse Hotel we are staying in is again from the 1800's and the owner welcomed us like old friends. It is smack in the middle of town, really comfortable and makes you feel like you have gone back in time. Well tomorrow is our first day at Sturgis rally which is about 10 miles up the road and from what we have heard is crazy, with crazy people thrown in for good measure. Over and ...