The Lazy L and B Ranch
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- Swimming pool
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews The Lazy L and B Ranch Dubois
Travel Blogs from Dubois
I could feel the history of the place pressing in as I went from building to building and in the mine company’s office we were even met with a ghost who allowed me to take his picture. I love stories and Kirwin is full of them- many forgotten. I hope to visit a few more ghost towns in Montana before this trip is through.
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... all the way but died. There were many Danish names among the settlers: Nielsen, Mortensen, Christensen, Olsen, Knudsen etc. A lady at the center has compiled a binder with the story of many of these persons.
The Cottonwood Campground was located 10 miles from 287 and the only access road was a dirt road. There were one or two couples and a family with children. I went a little further and found a fine site with plenty ...
... around 3:30 PM. It was a very normal hike with good conversation. Everyone was mutedly excited about what the next 48 hours would bring.
With expert swiftness, we found camp and kitchen. Then came the meal for which we'd been planning and waiting for three days: Pizza! The only other time we had pizza was Day 6, and I was extremely excited to slowly enjoy a freshly baked sauce, cheese, and summer ...
... through it and end the day on a positive note. Team awareness and hard work prevailed. We put all of the skills to use that we'd learned and/or practiced over the last 27 days: Navigation, Leadership, Off-Trail Confidence, First Aid, GPS, and of course, good cooking. It felt like a lab practicum at the end of the semester. And based on the fact that we got to the X safely and were going to bed with bellies full, I'm inclined to give us all a big, fat A+ ...
... into small groups to look for the trail. Eventually, we found that we should have gone right instead of left and got back on the trail. That 15 minute mix up, the fact that it was a pretty hot day, and that we had run so low on Aquamira, our water treatment chemical, that we could each only fill up on one extra liter of water on the trail, could have led to some angriness and tension, but it didn't. Everyone enjoyed the day and made the most of the ...