Rock Creek Resort
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... Beartooth Plateau, the largest true high elevation plateau in the United States.
From are leaving Livingstone, Montana driving counterclockwise to Yellowstone we covered over 300 miles. The road in the mountains was very winding and made us both queasy with the hairpin turns. The temperature decrease from about 82° in the park to about 60° in the mountains. Elevation increase from about 3500 feet almost 11,000 feet as we ...
... great driving, her passenger was leaning to the side farthest from the edge taking pictures while the wind tossed us around. We landed up in the quaintest little hamlet called Cooke City. A one main st. town and no kidding------that's it. Took one picture from our door and by the way, we saw a black bear on the hillside. Tomorrow we start into Yellowstone, and Mary Pats ...
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 ...
... couldn't help but wonder if this is what it would be like. At one point we reached an altitude of 10,500 feet. At 8:49 am we came upon a construction stop on the highway for about 25 minutes. A pilot truck led us through the construction site. We were in Shoshone National Forest when we noticed that we had crossed back into Montana at 9:55 am. After driving through Cooke City, we arrived at the Silver Gate (northeast) of Yellowstone ...
... the East entrance of the Park. Then we did get slightly carried away with the sight of a large bull Buffalo, standing on his own in the forest – we were a bit excited – he was so close. I admit, we did dilly-dally a bit then but still managed to arrive at Fishing Bridge, our camping destination and checked in ready for the grand arrival of BBB. Parked in amongst the trees – ...
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