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Travel Blogs from Gillette
... you girls want to see a rodeo?" "A what? No. That sounds stupid."), across the Big Horn Basin and then up the astounding alt route 14, which climbs the Big Horn range with incredible vistas at every turn - you sort of feel like you can see all of America from up there - and was, according to the signs lining the route, one of the ***********struction projects the Department of Transportation ever undertook. It's pure cowboy country up there - ...
... then went to bed as we had a 6.00am start.
Today Thursday 8th august 2013 started early we got up and started a 2 hour drive to Cheyenne Wyoming for breaky, then we headed to Sth Dakota to go to Crazy Horse Memorial, wow what an amazing place, the sculpture of crazy horse still isn't finished and wont be in our lifetime (shame) but still very interesting place to visit. We hopped the bus again and headed to ...
... changes that was done
some to the good and others not so
good. It now cost $11
bucks just to park your car.
Fortunately they didn’t charge us an entrance fee. Had
good picture taking weather then.
Then went through Deadwood back towards I-90
... straighten up and get the coffee ready in about 15 to 20 minutes. We do cleaning and prep work for the next day so we can get an early start each morning when we are at the peak of our game. We like to be on the road before the wind comes up because the coaches drive more smoothly and easily in the calmer air. They do get hard to handle in the wind. So far so good and we are having a great time as you can see from the pictures.
... pulling and one engine pushing. There were also several empty trains heading North. It was discovered that just East of Highway 59 is a major coal deposit and the loads were coming from these surface mines.
By the time I arrived in Gillette it was decided that enough heat is enough.
Distance Travelled: 484 ...