Motel 6 Gillette
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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Cheapest place with availability within 2 hours of Sturgis, SD due to bike rally. Hotel is well kept, friendly front desk; able to check in early.
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I've changed my itinerary for the last few days and today was also a change-up. Due to the Sturgis Bike Rally starting tomorrow, the hotel rates in the area start around $450 a night and go up quickly if you want a 2-star or better - honestly! So I decided to ride as close as I could get and still find a hotel, which turned out to be Gillette, …
... Pokeys to meet up with Jen and Ric for dinner.
It was really great to see them and we all had a lovely feed of Ric's special BBQ meats. We had, Gator, Cougar and also Buffalo, along with Ric’s brisket, which is to die for. Everything was beautiful and we all had a great feed and a few drinks to catch up.
We are going to go to Tate’s grandfathers Ranch tomorrow which should be a good ...
... lot of plumbing there, including some tricky lines to squirt cool oil under the pistons. And here's the head Frank built and ran for a time:
Frank points out that this engine starts life at 912lbs. That's mighty heavy. But all the same, he ran it in this Jaguar:
At times it wasn't all plain sailing:
... Canadian geese for that matter, I think I've seen enough already! Sadly Steffie didn't see her wolves. On the way back we stopped at the Mud Volcano and Sulphur Cauldron which are hydrothermal features of boiling muddy water and a pool of steaming, yellow sulphur.
We made two more stops to look at the Lake Village Hotel, which is the oldest in a national park, and at Lake Butte Overlook which gave us a pretty bright, clear view of the lake and surrounding ...
We left Denver about 6AM this morning and headed North. We arrived at Mt. Rushmore in South Dakota around noon. What a great time of year to visit......it was deserted! Of course it was about 35 degrees and windy, but we had our choice of parking spots. :) We were there about 45 minutes before getting back on the road. As much as we love to travel, for some reason National Parks and Monuments hold very ...