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Monday, June 9, 2014- WHERE ARE ALL THE PEOPLE ? Colorado, Nebraska, North and South Dakota and Wyoming June 9- 21 Sally's Birthday travel adventure of 2014 has begun. Alan was our taxi and arrived at our place at 6:20 AM (early) We are flying United and their restored terminal is beautiful. So far it is not crowded and we are waiting to board at 8 …
We can't say enough about Custer Park with it's lodges, lakes, fishing, campgrounds ... national monuments nearby and of course, the wildlife!
Tues 9.24 Crazy Horse Memorial
First a few facts: Crazy Horse Memorial is the world's largest mountain carving in progress. The Mount Rushmore Memorial could go into the head of Crazy Horse …
... turned south. We had been watching a big storm on the horizon and had a little rain. Arrived Custer State Park in the Black Hills about 3:30. On our way to the visitors center looked like there was snow on the hill sides and there was a lot of tree debris on the ground. A major thunderstorm storm with high winds and large hail (not snow) had just hit the park.
We were going to take a loop road around the southern edge of the park. We heard a ranger mentioning where ...
... south-east entrance of the Badlands National Park. After lunch we drove the Badlands State Scenic Highway and exited through the Pinnacle entrance. It was a beautiful ride with incredible scenery. Our next stop was Wall where we browsed around and had some five cent coffee. From there we headed home. It turned out to be a 200+ mile ride and well worth ...
... moved on, the rain and thunder stopped, but the lightning continued and we watched beautiful zigzags of light over the mountains. At 9:30pm a laser light show with accompanying music was going to be projected onto the Crazy Horse monument (which is also a mountain over 800 feet high). The music started, the rain had stopped, the lightning was still seen over the hills, and there came a low, white stream of cloud traveling in the opposite direction ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsState Game Lodge Custer
This park is small, nice large sites, plenty of green space and great bath houses
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