Ramada Limited Yankton
Travel Blogs from Yankton
... irrigation pivot. Free bike wash!
We finally found the byway, which was an extremely desolate stretch of road. We drove through miles of gently sloping hills. The road stretched on and on, and our gas levels became lower and lower, with no gas stations in sight (or any signs of life, for that matter).
We pressed on, and with bikes still wet and low on gas, we rolled in to Pierre, South Dakota about 6:30 pm.
Minneapolis to Vermillion, South Dakota:
We took a detour south to visit the National Music Museum(Thanks, Louise) in Vermillion, S.D., on the campus in the U of SD. Guitars used by Elvis and BB King, A full Gamelon and more ancient ...
I had an incredible time at the Santee Sioux Pow Wow. We were invited with the National Park and set up our Mobile Ranger Station. We put out our Plesiosaur fossil replica and put out our Quiz Wheel for kids to enjoy near the park.
The morning was slow as the Pow Wow had gone into the wee hours the night before. It was great to see the regalia slowly being put on and finally saw the Grand Entrance.
One thing that I had ...
... by the Army Corps of Engineers. Stopped at the Fish Hatchery and Aquarium and then the Dakota Territorial Museum. Tonite will go to JoDean's Steakhouse & Lounge. The reportedly have a great buffet. I love South Dakota. I learned a lot of history today. ...
Waukee, IA to Yankton, SD. Iowa is flat, windy, green farmland. So gorgeous, except for the hundreds of huge wind turbines. Lewis and Clark were in Yankton, SD. We traveled part of the route of the Corps of Discovery which is what Lewis and Clark's expedition was called. Sent by Thomas Jefferson to explore what the United States bought from Napoleon in the Louisiana Purchase. We will explore Yankton more tomorrow. ...
Other places to stay in Yankton
1607 East Highway 50, Yankton | 3 star hotelfrom $98
1620 Hueco Springs Loop, New Braunfels | B&Bfrom $122