Travel Blogs from Chadron
Although we made coffee at the campsite, we stopped at the town center in Pine Ridge to get breakfast. Big Bat's is a quick stop gas station, convenience store, souvenir shop, and restaurant. Less than 3 minutes after we had walked in, a woman approached me and asked if I'd like to look at the earrings she had for sale on a table at the front of the store. We were about to order breakfast, so I told her I'd come over to ...
... slow curves and steep hill It was fun to drive the cars up and down the hills. Of course we stopped at Mount Rushmore and took lots of pictures. Crazy Horse was a quick stop on the side of the road to take a couple pictures then to Custer for lunch. Then more curves and up and down. Went on the Needles Highway. Just after the Needles we came across another herd of ...
... that remained behind as the limestone left. These caves do possess 95% of all the boxwork in the world! It is the 7th oldest Nat. Park and is the 3rd longest cave system in the U.S. and 6th in the world. From air and wind tests they also estimate that only about 5% of the total system has been discovered to date. The only known natural entrance to the caves is a hole ...
... there. We will be turning north when we reach the Rockies. For now we
have enough to plan for! It looks like I won't make it to Wounded
Knee this trip either, but I am awful close.
I enjoy hearing from those of you who
continue to encourage my foolishness and will keep on trying to amuse
you as well as myself as we go along. If you haven't written in a
while, set down and do it. I need the encouragement!
Until later, be kind,
... road again.
Tha bagels were worth it, as you can imagine from the description! It sent us in search of more flavoured cream cheese, and we may now be addicted!
The next morning was another long drive, the day after that saw us not having much luck with the attractions we wanted to visit. We’d planned to stop at a huanted children’s museum in Kearney, which was closed, another haunted museum in Olgalla, plus their UFO shaped water ...