Travel Blogs from Red Lodge
State 5: Montana
Now back to driving west we crossed into Montana. There's not a great amount of sights to see along the way, so heading into Billings was a treat. Gasoline is about $2.92/gallon because there is no sales tax - on anything.
We chose to stay in the town of Red Lodge, because it is the last town before the 15 ...
It snowed all night. Some drifting too. I asked the hotel manager how much snow we got, (he moved here from California 4 days ago) he said more than 2 inches. LOL. Understatement! Weather.com says 10.3 inches!
We decided to stay put for a extra day. The roads should be good to travel tomorrow. Posted a few more pics from a little drive.
We spent another night camping and it rained quite heavily. It was only 44 degrees so not as cold. We got an early start because we wanted to get north of Cody, WY before the bad weather hit. With Cody behind us we headed up into the mountain to drive over Bear Tooth pass. As we headed up, we ran into heavy ...
... four rafts in total and for 3 hours we had a wonderful time. We experienced rapids, drifting down calm waters in the dinghy and I even jumped into the river to float in my life jacket - such fun! We saw all kinds of birds including several bald eagles and osprey. Although I can check this off my bucket list, I yearn to do it again and take it to a higher level - what a ...
... is plenty of wild life that can be particularly menacing on a motorcycle. and the scents of the park constantly change. the motorcycle is the perfect vehicle for touring the park.
After we exited the park, we stopped for lunch in Silver Gate, which consists of three buildings. An of course, I had to have a bison burger. Lunch was great and it prepared us for part two of ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed