Days Inn Rapid City
Travel Blogs from Rapid City
... of road construction. After being held up at one site, the flagman instructed us to all move forward and onto the right-hand shoulder. We waited there for a while, and then saw this ginormous truck coming into view, carrying a massive tank/container. Anyone have any suggestions as to what its eventual purpose might be??
Eventually, I made it into Rapid City and found Leah's house. Leah is a remarkably ...
... deer, prairie dogs, and wild turkies. The calves are dropping! One herd had at least two of the little orange neophytes running circles around their stout mothers even though only a few days old. Several herds had yet to greet the new arrivals. Russ is looking forward to returning in a month with our group to see more of the new arrivals!
The ride was COLD! Temps are unseasonably low. ...
... detailed. Roosevelt has the hint of specs that make his face really special too. Went up the iron mountain road through the pig tail bends on the way, and stopped off in the tunnel that perfectly frames Mt Rushmore. It is genius design, love that. Then off to see Crazy Horse - a massive unfinished sculpture that's been in progress since the 50s. 2 amazing things about it are the history behind it and the eccentric sculptor, and the sheer size of ...
Today was a day of R&R. Slept a bit later and reorganized our luggage for tomorrow's departure. Walked downtown for lunch and viewed the bronze Presidential statues that adorn each street corner. Returned to the hotel via a very large municipal park designed for foot and bicycle traffic. Nap at the hotel, 5:30 mass at St. Terese's and one more night at ...
... and spindly, others massive forms and figures—it was hard to drive a half mile without pulling over for more pictures and a moment to marvel and their awesomeness. Massive heat and pressure from continental plate activity caused an outer ring of the mountain to house metamorphic rocks and major unconformities. The final rock formation in the Black Hills is sedimentary; it is in these sedimentary rocks that a ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center