Mobridge Kountry Inn
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7-1-14 – Tuesday, Minnesota to North Dakota
Up early and on the road by 7:30AM. We are meeting my cousins Jimmy & Judy New in Twin Forks, MT on the 3rd of July and we have almost 1,000 miles to travel to get there.
Our first stop of several for the day was at Fargo, ND, where ...
... a two floored apartment with a terrace outside! We didn't really want to leave the room but went down to have dinner at the next door italian. The staff there were brilliant, and we instantly made friends with the barman! We had pizza and dessert, but had our dessert given to us for free as it was our honeymoon.......yet again more American hospitality! After a happy hour cocktail it was off to the upstairs bedroom for a long sleep (where I was apparently sleep-talking about ...
Nice park but after the other national parks we've visited so far this one was just ok, interesting rock formations and the grasslands were very pretty. Great free primitive camping area where the local rangers came in and did a talk about hunting and gathering in the area, had a go at throwing an Atlatl (primitive spear) and we both sucked at it. Bison walking through at camp in the morning was pretty ...
Today was a cool and very wet day in the Bismarck area. We toured the State Capitol building including the Roughrider Gallery...portraits of famous North Dakotans. We also toured the beautiful North Dakota Heritage Center. Due to the rain we passed on our planned Lewis & Clark Riverboat Cruise and headed to Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park where we toured in the rain then happily stopped to camp for the night. Tomorrow we leave for ...
... Roosevelt National Park and the Painted Canyon, which were so pretty, but the northern part of T.R.N.P. was well after well of oil tracking wells all along the highway. I didn't know that something so ugly would be allowed in a National Park. Sad, very sad.
And then, welcome to North Dakota.
We stayed at the Prairie ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed