Super 8 Wall
Travel Blogs from Wall
Wall, SD. Enough said.
Wall is a town of population 818. Other than the hotels and fast food places what is there you may ask?
Well Wall Drug Store. Not a drug store in any way you may imagine one. Definitely not a CVS or RiteAid. It is an experience in itself. The claim to fame is that you can get a free glass of ice water any …
-started off with some intense spurts of rain
-sunshine and big open skies followed
-miles and miles of corn fields dotted with wind turbines
-saw a plane dusting sunflower fields, very very cool
-long straight empty roads, wishing for twisty roads
-passed many billboards.. getting sick of them but can't help reading …
... It's my understanding this is an ancient sea bed. The layers of rock that is exposed via erosion provide evidence of the sedimentary process. We are really looking forward to spending more time hiking around these natural wonders.
We got a great spot at the KOA - it has the best playscape yet according to the boys. Dinner tonight was pasta with garlic, olive oil, cheese and anchovies.
Can't wait to see the park tomorrow. ...
... apart. The rock there may be eroding an inch a year, but they're not worried about shoes. When we hiked, we hiked right over the protrusions led by a set of guideposts. No way to cut a trail, there. It made for what may be my favorite walk on this trip, if just for the freedom of scampering over all the fossilized soil. A hour later, running on fumes, we puttered into Wall Drug for a hard shift from America into the USA. The big sky collapsed into ...
... Cabins in Hill City. We stayed in the Black Hills Animals Cabin. I knew from the pictures on the website that the cabin and its contents were dated, so that was no surprise. I'm sure that is why it was so inexpensive to stay there. But the place was clean, the owner very friendly and helpful and we even got a welcome from Shasta, the owner's dog, who was quite sweet. (see my full review ...