Holiday Inn Express Rapid City
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Up early today for the airport. Set the alarm for 4:45 but woke up at 3am anyway. Tina did better than yesterday and woke at 2:30… Check out was automatic and the shuttle was there waiting, all good so far. Arrived for the usual security checks and went through pretty …
First day we departed from MN and drove across South Dakota and through the Badlands National Park. We stopped in Rapid City for the night.
... to keep them from falling off. No wonder there are no trees out here. Sturgis here we come - we visited the HD dealership (surprise, surprise - another lot of t-shirts), had a drink at the Full Throttle Saloon and bought another t-shirt. The Full Throttle was different and quite dirty - it looked as though it should be the scene for a scary run down theme park with a murder about to take place. The Buffalo Chip up the road was, by contrast, very clean and ...
... exit where we had asked the Hardee's manager if we could park in their parking lot overnight and had scouted out a Lowe's parking lot shed to sleep in. After about an hour of sleeping in the shed we were disturbed by giant parking lot sweepers and leaf blowers. We snuck out of our little shed and escaped to a rest area to sleep for the rest of the night. ...
So many things seen along our travels today. We seen Bison along Road 16. Many tunnels were passed under and bridges passed over. Mt. Rushmore was amazing. Crazy horse sucked. It costs $27 per car to enter the visitor center parking lot. Then another $4 ahead to go see the statue at a long distance away. $130 a head will get you about 1500yards away for a good shot with your ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking