Mountain View Motel and Campground
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TravelPod Member ReviewsMountain View Motel and Campground Buffalo
This is as good as it gets. These cabins are the best in town. Nuff said!
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... point we topped off at 8,022 feet; nice not only because of views but also because it was fifty-eight degrees. We took three different side tours and rumbled through potholed, dirt roads; one had a great creek slithering through the pines and firs, another called Hettinger had a gorgeous field of flowers that greeted our arrival, and the other had plenty of clearings in between the lined pines, spruce and birch trees. A great little day trip. Tomorrow or Monday we'll roll through ...
Buffalo Bill Dam and canyon
... in once to believe it" or "Yellowstone will be more to our tastes" or "done it, never to do it again". We can't understand why our neighbours who wear "Bikers for Christ" on their leathers are even thinking of Sturgiss, but off they went early today. We wander the galleries and shops of downtown Buffalo and enjoy a glass of wine at the Occidental Hotel where the bartender tells us we're sitting in the same seats used ...
... of the plodding infantry. The rapidly retreating Indians turned on their pursuers and killed every last one of them, especially Captain Fetterman, in under an hour of fighting.
We found the site easily enough, I hadn't expected it to be signposted to clearly. Sam didn't enjoy the view quite as much as I did, but she did give me the GPS and told me not to come back until I had found the geocache hidden several hundred meters ...
... test of backing into our site, (they are all back ins here).
So, tomorrow we explore a bit more of Yellowstone. Plan to go to the Upper and Lower Yellowstone Falls and whatever else sounds like fun.
Finally some wildlife: Deer along the highway out of Buffalo, some playful Marmots at Powder River Pass summit, (9666 Ft), and 3 Buffalo (all single sightings).
Total Miles since start : 1164