Warrior Inn Motel
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Headed out from ***********tana around 6:00am with the kids still asleep. We stopped for coffee and water and some breakfast snacks since we planned on driving right to Mt. Rushmore and the Badlands. Lots of road construction. Took 90E and cut through on 16E to Custer then up to Mt. Rushmore. Rob had us on the lookout for the Crazy Horse Monument on the right of the car and I snapped some pictures from the moving car. Apparently there has ...
... pretty good. I think I drove about 30 miles....not bad for a first time. At least I know I can do it and can help driving from time to time.
Got to our campground in Kennebec around 4:00. It's pretty quite and is a good place to stay for the night.
Tomorrow we leave for the Badlands. Can't wait. We've been there before, but it is so worth seeing again given how close we are.
Miss you all, but this is one great experience.
Drove northeast from Presho, SD to the west bank of Lake Sharpe/Missouri River. Drove south to Big bend Dam and crossed over to east side of lake/river.
Followed river north to Pierre, SD - visited State Capital.
Crossed back over river and drove south through Fort Pierre National ...
... but unfortunately no Coyote (we'll just have to come back!). It was easy to see why they call there the badlands, as it looked pretty inhospitable! A couple of hours later we arrived in Pierre, about 200 yards across the time zone to make us 6 hours behind the uk! We checked in but unfortunately our room wasn't what we had booked online. Trev complained to the hotel manager and his solution was to upgrade us to the Presidential Suite!!! The new room wasn't really a room, ...
Our last full day in Ainsworth started with a Mike AND Maggie bike ride to Long Pine and back. We noticed a couple new buildings this time: the museum and the original jail, which looks like a big cage with metal benches. This 18-mile ride was a new personal best for Maggie by three miles. Then, a nice cookout at brother Larry's with nephew Dave, brother Buggy and his son Andrew, and ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed