Travelodge of Spearfish
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... ancestors came from!). The camp has NO MOSQUITOES, a nice pool, limited traffic noise, and in a few moments I will cook myself a meal.
Tomorrow I will drive to Horsethief Lake, so close to Mount Rushmore that you can actually see the monument from there. A guy in the North Unit, Brady from Canada, said that Mount Rushmore actually has a fireworks display on July 3. A sort of rehearsal? We will see.
Bob Kemp, Jim Hess, Jim Johnson & Leon Chapman played in a charity Hospice tournament at Spearfish Country Club. It was a 4 man scramble, but we had to use 2 drives from each player. We got really hot and shot a 60 and won the tournament by 3 shots.
The picture shows the winners.
I have added the score card
The Mount itself was built specifically to attract tourists to the area, and I expect it does exactly that in the summer time. Right now it's attracting us and maybe 10 other people, and the fact that it's dead doesn't stop them from charging $11 for parking. Cheeky ****ers.
It's pretty ...
... playing the piano, a dinosaur, a jack rabbit and - well, I won't ruin it with any more details. You'll just have to see for yourself.
A few short hours later, we were driving throughout the Black Hills National Forest looking for a campground. We found a spot just before dusk, managed to scrounge up a small amount of wood, and enjoyed a wonderful dinner of spaghetti-o's in a can and grilled cheese sandwiches.
... and ringing. Did your computer explode? What happened?
I quickly pulled off the road and onto the shoulder. We opened the windows and doors to let fresh air in and clear the black and gray noxious smoke out. Both of us were coughing and looking to see if anything was on fire. A large plastic panel had been blown off the ceiling, breaking free of all 12 screws before it struck Jodie. A bruise was ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed