Travel Blogs from Lincoln
I got out of town just after my meeting, for my first solo trip this year. Lynn was encouraging. :o)
Helena has been hot, as most of you do know, so I was looking forward to cooler temps in the higher country. I had gassed up Shorty at Safeway with a $.20/gal. off deal. It was good as far as it went. It went only to 25 gallons, which doesn't surprise me, I guess...
I took the Birdseye Route west, which I hadn't driven in ...
Happy Birthday Tayler! We returned from the rodeo so late, that Glenn was able to wish Tayler a happy birthday at 12:01 am, before we all went to bed. We moved a bit slowly through breakfast, and played in the arena to try to improve our barrel racing time ;-) After lunch we rode bareback down to the creek to play and swim. I don’t think any of us have had the experience of swimming on horseback, and it was amazing. ...
... tellers. Tayler even made a sail out of her scarf. We had a picnic lunch at the top of the mountain, and rested a bit. Then headed back to the ranch. Casey, the cook, had watermelon, lemonade, popsicles, ice cream bars, and other snacks waiting for us. The spread was a welcome sight!
Other days, we played games at the ranch, tried to pen and sort cattle, and moved cattle up ...
We woke up refreshed, had a yummy breakfast, and headed out to work with our horses. Before our next ride, we worked in the arena. Anna taught us the basic, necessary skills we needed to work with our horses. We played games and learned how to barrel race. The kids had one to one lessons in the corral next to us, and they were learning their comfort levels ...
July 16, 2012
Hooper Park CG
My sense of wonder eased as we drove
north away from Red Lodge and towards the Interstate. The Beartooth Range was, sadly, dropping away to the west with the setting sun.
Before long we reached
Itch-Kep-Pe City Park, located along the Yellowstone River, outside
Columbus, Mt.. It is funny but for me the adventure fades and boredom
sets in at just the thought of driving on the Interstate. The facts
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed