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... road again with the goal of hitting the Walmart in Dickinson to stay overnight. At this point we are back in the Prairies and I am enjoying the storm watching of black clouds in the distance until Bo points to the trees that are bending almost horizontal and says " wow I am really getting thrown around out here" it is then that I realize that we are driving into the storm. The wind is crazy - like nothing I have experienced before. Suddenly a white Ford pulls up beside us ...
... of wild lands stretching from Florida to California, and Puerto Rico, Alaska and Hawaii.
We were lucky to get one of the last campsites in the South Unit and settled in for the night. The next morning we drove the 36-mile loop through the Park where we were treated to magnificent scenery and plenty of wildlife, including pronghorn, feral horses, bison and the ever-present prairie dogs. We stopped at the ...
... horn antelopes, and an elk. The first shot of a buffalo we took, we saw a lady on the opposite side of the road looking up to the top of a very steep hill and trying to take photos. Peg was able to get out and turn around and get a great shot of a very big bull buffalo right at the top of the hill.
The terrain on the way to and fro was long rolling hills principally in pasture with lots of cattle. There were some corn fields and bean fields but mostly pasture. We ...
We made our way to the little town of Medora as the gateway to the Theodore Roosevelt National Park. The park covers 110 square miles (285 km2). The most popular attractions are the wildlife viewing. The park is home to a wide variety of Great Plains wildlife including ...
... and buffet for dinner. It was deeelicious and fun. It was outside high up over looking the badlands with a country band playing. Much nicer and yummier than I expected. Apparently the AARP crew thinks so too. They will blatantly cut the line knowing I'm not going to take down a geriatric. Everyone loved the ribs, chicken, steak, baked beans, etc. and the atmosphere.
After dinner we had tickets to the outdoor show, ...