Ashton Inn & Rv Park
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... area. Also, thought we should watch that first. What's a visit to Yellowstone without a visit to The Old Faithful. The visitor centre is situated at the Upper Geyser Basin. It's quite an extensive area with a large parking lot. There are gift shops and grills and The Old Faithful Inn, of course. There are a lot of people here by the time we got here at 11:30am. The Old Faithful is situated right behind the Visitor Centre. The next eruption time was predicted at 12:34pm. ...
... cents per 7 minutes of drying, it
adds up. But we've never had to use an off site Laundromat as we've
always managed to find a camping ground with one as we've needed to
do the laundry.
But anyway, like the name, there is a
nice view and we were shown how to use the bear proof rubbish bins as
sometimes bears will come down to look for food. No wandering around
after dark I think!
... Falls on the old Yellowstone Rd. (Some "homework" the night before revealed that US 20 was pretty much a divided freeway, and that the old Yellowstone Rd would be a better route.) It wasn't long before we noticed a llama tied out in the front yard at a small farm, and then we saw two camels in the paddock! Not much farther down the road, we spied a herd of bison in a fenced field! Who'd have thunk?
Continuing north, we ...
... right road but we made it lol and beyond the little clump of trees you can see the Teton Mountains and they are just beautiful it has rained a couple of days and the weather has been quite chilly lows in the 30's at night 60's during the days. I have to tell ya I was not prepared for this weather at all but that's ok I have adapted lol Thank God I didn't take all the blankets out of the camper lol. when you get back out to the road (beyond the trees) ...
As we drove southward the weather and road conditions became more treacherous as snow fell, visibility greatly decreased, and the number of icy, snow-covered areas on the roads increased. The Forest was beautiful with big snow covering the evergreen trees. Multitudes of snowmobiles took advantage of the perfect winter conditions.