Spearfish Canyon Lodge
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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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TravelPod Member ReviewsSpearfish Canyon Lodge Lead
Awesome Hotel! The rooms are large and clean, and the hotel even has outdoor hot tubs. But the view out of our window was great! Also there are 3 hiking trails on premises - two with waterfalls
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Woke to a brilliant crisp sunny morning - excited about the day but left wondering how much better the previous 3 days would have been had it been sunny. We headed out of Yellowstone Park towards the East Entrance stopping at the Mud Volcano. This area was formed by resurgent domes- areas of active ground deformation with fluctuation of the magma …
We spent the morning out looking for geocaches around Lead. The town is bigger than it looks at first glance and we missed a few caches, but life is like that sometimes. We did find one in an old mine tractor. It only took an hour or so of intense searching to find the thing by accident as I was about to give it up. I hate geocaches.
After that we headed into town and got aboard the deadwood trolley tour. This bus took us around the town ...
... circular staircase for cars).
This is a great approAch to Mount Rushmore . . . You get little glimpses here and there to pique you interest.
Mount Rushmore is pretty amazing.
From there a very scenic drive through gold rush towns. Deadwood is there Wild Bill and Calamity Jane are buried. Sturgis is no big deal . . . But when the rally is on I bet it is surreal.
Rode out to Sundance, Wyoming for the ...
... was required to build around the sink hole. The site is an active archaeological site and the University of Wyoming utilizes it for training purposes for students of archaeology. It will take at least a 100 years to carefully uncover and categorize all the layers of well-preserved bones, but there is no rush. Its main purpose is to preserve the remains, as well as study them. Our first buffalo jump experience!
... so that I may know the lesson
you have taught my people, the lesson that
you have hidden in every leaf and rock.
I seek strength not to be superior to my
brothers but to be able to fight my greatest
enemy - myself.
Make me ever ready to come to you with clean
hands and straight eyes. So when life fades
as a fading sunset, my spirit may come to you
...and the White Man called them "savages"... sometimes I ...