Econo Lodge Inn & Suites
Travel Blogs from Valentine
... adventure. We were up at 4.30am, to be at the blind by 5.30am (first light). We sat quietly and patiently at the blind but it wasn't long before we heard the rustling of feathers, poor Laurie could hear and see the birds but it would be another hour before he could get a photo. This was a magical experience, they danced and boomed for hours and Laurie got great photos and ...
Started off the day with a breakfast event at the Niobrara Lodge.
Poked around the area and met a few people, then arrived at the Bull Bash. What a scene! There were beautiful bulls and their owners all along Main Street, and all the stores and restaurants were open with specials and promotions drawing the people in.
We stopped in at the Cherry County GOP storefront to campaign with passers-by, and shook a lot of hands and talked to a lot of ranchers ...
After a long day of campaigning, it was great to enjoy a quiet dinner, just Dawn and me, at the wonderful Neon Grill in the Motel Raine in Valentine. Thanks, Tim and Dana, for a warm and wonderful atmosphere, and your cooking is out of this world!
Next, we went to the Go Red for Women fund-raiser ...
... s cold. "Bloody cold", as Mrs Henry prefers to phrase it.
To summarise the facts of the Mr Henry Institute’s expedition since our previous post, the Institute called into Niagara Falls, Chicago specifically, Illinois generally, Ohio and Iowa and is now poised to 'do’ the Badlands and Mount Rushmore in South Dakota.
No wonder we are feeling a bit tired (“Bloody tired!”), but we will keep going in the interest of ...
... has: Cool!
The countryside in eastern Wyoming is very dry! Not much green along the roadsides. We paralleled train tracks for about 30 miles that were 4 and sometimes 5 tracks wide. The main activity on the tracks were car loads of coal being moved north. We found a historic wooden water tower along the track...used in days past ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center