Mt. Rushmore'S President View Resort
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... bags were already waiting for us at our hotel, oh our good was that. We had a bit of time to go shopping (just for a change) and look around a bit before heading to dinner at Crazy Horse Mountain. Very sombre there today as it was the funeral of Mrs Z. The mother of the family. The mountain is still in the making and we will never see it completed. We ended up in the bar at the hotel for a night cap. Good ...
We continue to stop and see famous sites of America the next was Mount Rushmore. The first two entries in the blog are videos: 1.) Darcy into to Rushmore, and 2.) TNT of the mountain. Click on each to view them. They will not play in the slideshow mode.
Some background on the history of the site. South Dakota historian Doane Robinson is credited with conceiving the idea of carving the likenesses of famous people ...
... to get the train back. The temperature dropped from 86 to 72 deg f which felt strangely cool.
Headed back to the b & b to collect the car then headed up iron mountain road. Mind blowing road. Check out the website www.ironmountainroad.com. Even seen a beaver (nice beaver).
came back to keystone for a couple of beers before an amazing steak in a restaurant ...
... removed since our last visit, the sculpture is so huge, it is difficult to see
the progress. We did not realize the project stared in 1948 when an Indian
Chief personally asked Mr. Ziolkowski to build the monument to honor one of their
native heroes. The project has been
funded solely on donations and park visits ever since.(Ziolkowski actually turned
down a government offer for 10 million dollars twice, to keep the project in
On our way to the water park my dad began to tell us stories of buttman. Not batman, buttman. Butt,an has the special power to fight crime witty his butt cheecks. My mother said thats all I could say sadly. We arrived at the water park at about 12:00 and I was starving. So I got some sliders that were really good and ran to the slides. There were 3 big slides, a lazy river and a kokos kingdom. The 3 big slides consisted of ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsMt. Rushmore'S President View Resort Keystone
The hotel is in the middle of Keystone but it is somewhat dated, ugly, and there was no free breakfast. The room is small, still has a rear projection Zenith TV, and wall papered with flowers.
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