Travel Blogs from Laurel
"Bicycle Riding" (to the tune of California Dreamin')
All the cows are black, and the sky is blue
We went on vacation, riding bikes, we two.
All across Montana, after Idaho
Bicycle Ridin’ – it’s the way to go!
Stopped beside a creek, we passed along the way
We took off our shoes and socks, and we …
... of their lives. Very impressive. Buffalo Bill's section was also wonderful. He was a very unique and colourful character, who became larger than life, and was tough and clever with a natural ability to hunt and track. He later became an entertainer with his own travelling show and he performed for Queen Victoria and met the Pope and was one of the most famous people in the world at that time. We walked out of ...
... Monument. You can't take your eyes off it. It is the most awesome spectacular sight I've seen so far. There is a paved walkway all around the base of the Tower, which is said to take up to 3 hours to walk. Had we been prepared, and had the time, it would have been an easy trek.
Next stop is Spearfish, S Dakota, where we will spend the night.
... deer and a coyote.
Then continued on the I-94 into Montana. We drove quite a few miles today in order to get closer to Yellowstone N.P. but had a few stops for lunch and driver changes. We passed near the town of Custer, not far from the Big Horn battlefield, where Custer and 276 cavalrymen made their last stand. Also stopped at Pompey ...
We stopped at Connor Battlefield in Ranchester in northern Wyoming then we drove on into Montana enjoying the wonderful rolling hills, many covered in sage brush.
We made a short stop at the site of the Battle of the Little Big Horn. We heard a great presentation of a description of the battle where General Custer and his men were decimated by the Native People. The guide pointed out that Custer's personal feelings were that the Indians had ...