Super 8 Bismarck
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Bismarck, ND...Nice hotel last night. And in the morning, they have a free breakfast...toast, eggs, sausages, waffles, cereal, yogurt, coffee, juice, fruit, etc...too bad we were still full from last night! Today's adventures took us from Bismarck up around Lake Sakakawea, and on to Williston to pick up the motorhome. We were looking for future campsites and specifically a campsite for tomorrow when we pick up the RV. We figure we should stick close by Williston ...
For the Independence Day weekend we booked into the Eagle Rock Campground on the shores of the Missouri river. A nice place, 10 km out of town, with lots of shade and privacy. We gave our gas cooker a break for a change as there was a lot of fire wood around. All cooking was done on the fire.
Unfortunately our Independence Day parade was a wash out due to rain. As we where told it is the best parade ...
... 8217;m definitely in the Great Plains now, the area surrounding Bismarck is flat and nearly treeless. You get views for miles, though there's really not much to look at (go figure). Farming is big here. Like, that's pretty much all there is. During parts of the trip today it was possible to imagine what it looked like 200 years ago when the boys were working their way up the river. I’m looking forward to ...
... by the Capital Buildings on the way in, and were surprised: rather than an old, stately domed building, we saw a 19 story Art Deco tower. It was built in the early thirties after the original building burned down. They paid the workers so little to build it, they went on strike, and marshall law was declared to ensure it was completed. It's the tallest building in the state. Our hotel, the Radisson is a large, modern business hotel, far different from ...
... arumaaguash ("Place of the tall willows"); the Arikara name is ituhtaŠwe [itUhtaŠwe]. In 1872 the future capital city was founded at what was then called Missouri Crossing, so ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed