Rock Creek Resort
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Arrived Sun 08/24 and drove up to Rock Creek Vista 9,190 and back down.
It was overcast but did get to see a lot. Since Anita was scared looking out over the drop offs, I decided to take her back up when you could not see the road. She was still scared.
It was a beautiful drive from Red Lodge, MT to Cooke City, MT (Northeast Entrance to Yellowstone) on the Beartooth Highway. We returned via Chief Joseph Scenic ...
... the narrow, curvy, close to the cliff edge, roads. Dianna did a great job driving but I was happy when we were back at the bottom of the mountain. The views were spectacular! We would never have gone to this mountain on our own. You definitely needed to be familiar with the area. We thoroughly enjoyed this day. It will be one of our fondest memories from our ...
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 started out for Yellowstone Park at 7:40 am by taking Hwy 212 - it's a scenic windy road up and over the Beartooth Mountains. It wasn't long before we saw patches of snow as we climbed the mountain range. By 8:18 am we were leaving Montana behind us and driving into Wyoming. You could see the beautiful green Beartooth plateau above the tree line and small crystal clear lakes lined by evergreen trees. I've never been to Switzerland but ...
... the natural history and particularly about William Cody or Buffalo Bill as he became known – what a character and showman.
Loraine and I were given the responsibility to lead the way to Yellowstone – to get here, find our camping place and be organized before the boys and BBB arrived – what a responsibility. We did good, through a series of tunnels in the mountains ...