Trails End Motel Sheridan
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Peter D's is a pretty little campground with a vegetable garden in the middle.
When we checked in the owner told us that she grows the vegetables for her guests and
offered us our pick. We had them with our dinner that night. For as far as we could see there were golden fields. We drove into Sheridan and found it to be a real Western Town. The stores sold saddles, bridles, whips and lots of cowboy boots.
... 8217;t been changed since…1950. We relaxed on the bed for the first time in ages and then did a bit of planning which involved looking into the weather for the next few days. Google weather had a warning of flash floods all across Colorado for the next 3 or so days. Not ideal when we are going to be in the Rockies in 3 days camping. I dug into this in more depth and we watched a video of a local reporter stood in about 6 feet of rain. Lots of discussions ...
From the tower drove 30 miles south to Moorcroft and got on 90 west. After 30 miles went through Gillette in Campbell County whose open pit mines produce more than 40 per cent of the coal used to fuel the country's electric power plants. Saw an open mine at the side of the road, huge power plant and several long trains with hopper cars filled with coal.
Went another 60 miles west to Buffalo and ...
... the rock/mountain formations through the canyons. Highway signage indicated that the granite layers were approx. 3 billion years old and the sandstone layers where fossils can be found aged around 550 million years old. She was in heaven with everything 'rock'!! And even with the pink paved highway - must be from the pink granite rocks!?! At the top of the pass we were greeted with the ...
... wheel drive trail. It is between Sheridan and cody. We tried to get to the other side of the mountain but ran into too much snow at around 8500 feet. We had to turn around and come back the same way. The good news is that we saw two Moose on the way back down. We ended up back in town for a late lunch. We leave tomorrow for Yellowstone National Park