Travel Blogs from Sheridan
Left Deadwood mid morning and drove 200 miles to Sheridan, South Dakota. It was a very grey, wet and foggy day so the scenery wasn't much unfortunately.
Stopped in a small town called Spearfish for lunch at the Sanford Pub & Grub - great pub with lots of different memorabilia around the walls and good food too.
Made it to Sheridan late afternoon and stayed at Peter D's Rv Park which was really ...
... in the planters here at the ranch. In the late afternoon, Ben, Henry and I went on the four wheeler for a ride up the mountain. Dinner was smoked pork loin, onions and potatoes, salad and lemon meringue and pecan pie. A great day!!
We leave early in the morning for The Tetons so bedtime for me. We thank our Lord for good friends old and new!!!
... the soup and fried flatbread and I had the Buffalo Burger, followed by Cherry Pie and ice cream. Sarah engaged a Crow girl in conversation (just two Indians having a chat...) and learned heaps about her life on the Reservation. Then we drove an hour to Sheridan to our hotel which was a bit more rundown than we expected given it was rated as three star. Seemed to have a major problem with ...
Glad we came at this time of year, we saw hundreds of wild flowers, larkspurs which they also call loco weed out on the mountain sides. These flowers only last about two weeks. The grass is really green but in a month or so everything will be brown. We saw a lot of sage brush which is only about 2 ft high now but will get bigger through the summer. ...
... hills, and a disease that was affecting many of the pines out there: obviously killing them, all needles completely brown. We speculated on the whole thing, but came to no conclusions. (UPDATE: Dad found an explanation online, the Mountain Pine Beetle.)
We descended out of the Black Hills and back into more of a prairie landscape, but the hills still rolled more so than in the more eastern parts of the state. It was dry; everything ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking