Historic Calumet Inn
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- Minbar in room
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Continental Breakfast
- Laundry facilities (self serve)
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... vistas and views and interesting hikes! The family took the Door Trail which was marked by colored, numbered poles in a vast area. After this trail we ducked into the visitors center to find out more about the park. After checking out some maps and trails we decided to take the Saddle Pass Trail. This name was definitely misleading ... no saddle was passing here unless it was carried by a hiker! The trail was amazingly steep; it was easier ...
... ever seen and enjoyed watching it being made next to the liquor display - crazy!! After breakfast we walked around two of the cities parks (Garretson is called "the city of parks"), Split Creek Park and Devil's Gulch. At Split Creek we learned all about Jesse James and his famous horse jump over the creek to escape being captured during one of his many bank robberies. We then got on the road to head to the Badlands and Mt. Rushmore. ...
We drove though the Badlands again this morning. It was fantastic; it was 6:00 am and there were no other cars in the park. We saw desert bighorn sheep along the way too.
Leaving the park, we jumped on I-90 all the way across South Dakota. We are about at the Minnesota/South Dakota border, and are staying at the Palisades State Park this evening.
Tomorrow, we plan to drive across Minnesota, into Wisconsin.
(We are back in the central time zone.)
... the Great Lakes to the Rockies. The stone could be worked by stone-age tools, and a pipe needs to be drilled as well as shaped and decorated. The exhibition, film and talks presented the history and current use, and information about what the pipe was used for -- its central religious purpose. 'Peace pipe' doesn't do it justice.
From their ...
... drive through the plains.
We entered through the kids' jungle and bible land experience... Yeah, we were a bit scared and confused, particularly when we were greeted by a Romanian woman in her sixties dressed like an Amish woman. She was excited to show Zoe her dark and musty jungle room, with plastic crocodiles and giant eggs everywhere. We put Zoe in the swing for a moment.. She loved it, but was not too sad to move on from this eerie back alley "souvenir ...