Super 8 Pierre
Travel Blogs from Pierre
The good news is that today is the beginning of summer, the summer solstice, the bad news is that today is the beginning of summer (days start to become shorter). Temps here in South Dakota have been hovering around the 90s, so I guess that proves that it's summer.
I guess I should start with the beginning of the …
... Pa and Mary lived. Even though I had never read any of the books (well..I tried to) I felt like I really knew the story and about the people involved. Lebon, our tour guide, was great. She did a really great job at making you interested and she turned everything into a joke which kept making us laugh. After that experience I really want to take another stab at the books! ...
... family and is funded by money raised by the memorial and sales at the site. Now to put all this into perspective, the monument, Crazy Horse is carved out of a mountain, his head could contain the entirety of Mount Rushmore. The tunnel under his arm is 10 stories high. We arrived at the monument and you can see this massive monument in the distance. We had a wander around the area and had a look at a beautiful gate and a statue of two stallions fighting, which was ...
... in Australia and New Zealand for 2.5 years – and we think we’re adventurous! Then there were Jordie and Sophia, a Spanish couple who live in Wales. He is a Vet but had managed to impressively convert a white van to enable them to travel here for 6 months. All delightful people, good to meet.
The next day we drove some of the Park again and then ...
... spectacular. We stayed at the Badlands KOA (only our second for-profit commercial campground) campsite, which was fantastic. Nice campsites, hot showers, clean bathrooms and great hosts. High ratings for this place. Our first day in the park, we did several great hikes - Doors & Windows, Saddle Pass, and Notch trail. Hiking up was not too challenging, however, coming down was tough. The rocks were very slippery and loose. The boys ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed