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7 degrees this morning at 7:30 after our Cracker Barrel breakfast. What's with all the grits. No thank you Alice I don't want any. The forecast was calling for a 30% chance of rain. The further east we travelled the darker the skies got. I was planning on stopping in at Sturgis to pick up a couple shirts for my buddies back home who couldn't make …
2010 U.S. Road Trip – Day 34 -
7/22/2010 – Wall, SD
Heading for Mount Rushmore today. But
before going to Mount Rushmore I'll need to get another oil change.
There is a Toyota dealership in Rapid City, SD so I'll just go by
there and get an oil change and be on my way. When I get there the
We woke up and drove all day from Chicago to Wall, SD. It was a LOONNG drive. I promise I will not bore you guys with how long and boring some of these drives are. The only thing of interest that we did was stop at a place for dinner called Grandma Max's. It was one of those trucker stop places where everything is served with a side of lard. It had …
... this is just an introduction into what lies ahead as we head further West.
Dinner was a yummy feast of steak and venison back-strap (thanks again Rick!) from home. Nice to have a taste of Connecticut all the way out here.
It turns out there is a Catholic church right in the little town next to the park (Interior SD). Its Mass times change by the month and in September its at 7 PM on Saturdays. So we headed over a ...
... of an inland saltwater sea. Stopped at the famous Wall Drug tourist trap on the way back. After an afternoon nap, we met our Road Scholar group for a visit to the Journeys Museum which chronicles the geologic, ecologic and cultural history of this region.
How has this motel rated in the past?
This is the only hotel in Wall that had laundry service and that is our sole reason for choosing it and the only reason for the 5 star rating. They are friendly here but the laundry is in the basement and it smells like a musty old house. I hate that smell.
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