Mon - Mitchell, SD
Jun 12, 2006
|(Leaving: Wisconsin Dells, WI - Destination: Mitchell, SD - 458 miles)
10:30 AM We leave Wisconsin Dells and get back on I-90 and head west.
12:16 PM We stop for lunch at La Crosse, WI. We are looking for a Wendy's but Jan sees a Culver's so we stop there instead, Good Cheddar Burger and Frozen Custard!
01:05 PM We are back on the road and are about 5 miles from Minnesota.
01:13 PM We cross the Mississippi River into Minnesota.
01:58 PM We stop at the Minnesota Welcome Center for a break.
02:05 PM We are on the road again.
04:10 PM We make another rest stop somewhere in Minnesota.
04:21 PM We are going again. Jan discovers that we have a DVD player in the van and puts a movie in to watch. (Nice rental van, huh!)
05:19 PM We cross the state line into South Dakota.
05:30 PM We stop for gas in Brandon, SD. Our buttocks are getting tired!
05:41 PM We are moving again, 96 miles to go to Mitchell, SD
07:00 PM We arrive in Mitchell, SD. We go directly to the Corn Palace. What a place; all decorated with 12 different colors of corn cobs! We browse around a bit, look in the gift shop and make some pictures. Jo Ann and Jan even make new friends! Then on to the motel.
07:30 PM We check in at the Comfort Inn, unload the van, then go to the Country Kitchen Restaurant for some dinner.
08:30 PM We are back at the motel. We play rummy until about 10:30. Jan wins, yea!
11:00 PM Light out.