Travel Blogs from DeWitt
... along the way. He dropped me off on the main drag in Ennis to browse through some of the shops. A quick trip to the grocery store and we returned to the cabin to make plans for moving on to Glacier National Park. Buddy
remarked that he was surprised that with such abundant sunshine and breezy conditions we had not seen any solar panels or wind farms anywhere in our Montana travels.
... Boy. It was good to have a day of downtime in a comfortable, well-furnished cabin. We drove into town so I
could upload pics to Facebook and my travel blog. In town Bud bought a beautiful antler knife crafted by local artisans. I found a very nice grocery store and got supplies to make fried chicken, mashed potatoes and broccoli casserole. We simply rested for the evening.
... glacial lakes. We had a wonderful lunch at a Mexican restaurant called Three Little Piglets in Jackson Hole, Wyoming; fresh salsa and an amazing taco salad. Perfect. We drove the Grand Teton Scenic Byway back into Yellowstone and cruised by the campground to go visit Old Faithful. There were so many tourists there. The parking lots were jammed, the gift shops were shoulder-to-shoulder, and ...
... stained wood came together to make the bar and backdrop. The large mirrors behind the counter were plastered with funny but not PC bumper stickers. A couple of drinks and we went back to the campground, which, by the way, Rick told us a guy fishing had been killed in a grizzly attack a couple of years ago. That explained the ridiculously cheap price of $4.50/night. We feasted on burgers, fried potatoes and corn on the cob.
... a huge coal mine. That explains the freight cars lined up brimming with black coal…the longest freight train I have ever saw! The yellow flowers of the prairie gave
way to the tumbleweeds of the high plains. Gulches, lots of gulches and things turned brown.
I think we must have been driving through the leeward rain shadow because the grasses turned greener again. I think we were in the ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed