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Travel Blogs from Miller
... place and restaurant/gift shop trumps the actual monument or featured destination, usually rates low with me. The National Parks Pass is not valid, you pay for the parking. (It is valid for one year for the vehicle, so we will leave it in the Beast.). it didn't help that it was a million degrees and that everyone appeared to want to catch a glimpse at the same time. The monument itself, the actual faces, appear very small (not reality ...
... see pictures. The entire building is outlined in nothing but corn husks. It is unbelievable. The details/designs of the building are just gorgeous. Unfortunately, this years design is still under construction so we weren't able to see the full completed project, but what we saw was amazing.
I got to drive today. I was kinda pooping in my pants at first, but got used to it pretty quickly. The winds were pretty harsh, but I ...
Drove northeast from Presho, SD to the west bank of Lake Sharpe/Missouri River. Drove south to Big bend Dam and crossed over to east side of lake/river.
Followed river north to Pierre, SD - visited State Capital.
Crossed back over river and drove south through Fort Pierre National ...
... a two floored apartment with a terrace outside! We didn't really want to leave the room but went down to have dinner at the next door italian. The staff there were brilliant, and we instantly made friends with the barman! We had pizza and dessert, but had our dessert given to us for free as it was our honeymoon.......yet again more American hospitality! After a happy hour cocktail it was off to the upstairs bedroom for a long sleep (where I was apparently sleep-talking about ...
... on it by himself for 5 years. Them he married and over time had 10 children, who all helped him. He has died now but his wife and 7 children still are working on the Mountain. They have others working on the Mountain now but it is all self funded. Looking at Crazy Horse, it looks the same size as Mount Rushmore, but all the heads of Mount Rushmore would fit in Crazy Horses head. Crazy Horse is also unique in that it will be 3D.
Jewel Caves were ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed