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We left the hotel around 8:00 AM this morning towards Yellowstone Bear World in ID, approximately 87 miles. During this drive we were able to see the west side of the Grad Tetons, but not much else.
Yellowstone Bear World was a tourist attraction for the kids and not an outdoors person. We drove through the "park" of caged in bears, …
... They are from Sacremento, CA, and were headed to Minnesota. He is now retired but worked on 'the black box for the space shuttle' for 28 years. They ride a 'trike' - a motorcycle with three instead of two wheels. It's more safe, said Maria, and also you can carry more luggage with you. They have five adult children - four boys and a girl. Good luck to them.
Yesterday I took a hard look at my ...
... the 49 mile River's Edge Trail. The Trail runs along both sides of the Missouri. There are also paved road connections to Black Eagle, Rainbow and Crooked Falls and to the Great Falls of the Missouri near Ryan Dam. People can walk, jog, roller-blade or bike alongside three of the falls. There is also a paved road with scenic turnouts where the falls can be viewed by car.
Great Falls was the home of the famed cowboy artist Charlie ...
... take to Helena, our next stop, which is the capital city of Montana.
Headed off towards Helena. Made it, then a must stop at Walmart (unless I haven't mentioned before, this is now our very favourite store, luuvvv it!). Purchased and posted birthdays presents for the grandies, as well as Mother's Day card. Booked in to the Lincoln Rd Rv Park at Helena.
Left Helena next morning.
Yellowstone Park here we ...
... the oldest building in Helena. We walked to the Staggering Ox for a sandwich that is made out of bread baked in a tin can. We walked past the cathedral of St. Helena; Last Gulch Alley where gold was first discovered; the historical society; and went inside the capitol. In the afternoon, we returned to Great Falls and toured the ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsQuality Inn Ponderosa Great Falls
Short story, we went through 4 "soiled" comforters and still could not get a clean one so we left.
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