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Left the Rawlins KOA, happily, since there wasn't much there, was on the highway, hence noisy and freakin' windy. Rt 287 is, as we've said a gajillion times, is remote, trafficless, and expansive. Climb, climb, climb, climb over the Whiskey Pass at, get this....9,280 feet, past the confluence of three rivers (historically significant to the Indian tribes that met here to socialize, ...
... which was good. It is meant to go off every 90 minutes or so and it proved to be pretty reliable.
We then made our way back to the 'Painted pots'. A lot of geysers and mud bubbling (similar to Rotovegas but more colourful) were in this area. Looking across the fields of geysers is very ...
... lower falls and the Valley which is quite spectacular. If you go, it is worth making it around the south rim to Artist Point. There is a reason for the name.
On the way out of the park we saw...yes more Bison and a few deers and all agreed is was a great couple of days in Yellowstone. We found a good coffee place after dinner and the girls were happy to finish the evening with ice-cream.
Cheers, The Berrys
... Delaware and Rhode Island combined and has five entrances. Coming from the east, we entered via the eastern gate, and, per Lulu's planning, traveled along Yellow Stone Lake north toward the northern entrance, which puts you in Montana, our 23rd state this trip.
Along the way, we had a picnic outside the Fishing Bridge Visitor Center ...
... shorter or so than Steve's (Google maps) suggestion. I ended up HAVING to drive a long way and very slowly because of animals. mostly, I was concerned with Elk, deer and bears...but, of course there are many other possibilities where animals roam safely! After being delayed by road construction (at 11 PM!!) I ended up being the lead car of about a dozen of us...I drove the speed limit of 35-45 MPH or less a lot of times. My eyes were strained ...
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