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Aug 1, 2012 - Madison to Hankinson

A long but beautiful travel day from Madison to Hankinson,North Dakota. 500 miles in 9 hours. Many beautiful lakes and extensive forests of pine trees were powerful tranquilizers for our minds. The farms were numerous as were the summer travelers-cars full of kids and roof racks bulging with contents. August is the final fling before school. We passed through the beautiful and scenic old farm town of Breckenridge,ND just before arriving at Hankinson. It was a step back in time to the early 1900's-all the old store fronts and mom and pop...

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Aug 13, 2011 - Hankinson, ND

Aug 13-Sat.- We looked up dealer in Minnesota, that could work on our campers generator, so if we have to sleep in our camper without complete hookup (30amp.) the we could use the generator for air conditioning & right now we can’t. I called Camping World, but their mechanics are off on Sat. (Oh, yes, Sat. we forgot) So we scheduled an appointment for Mon at 1:00. Today David insist on seeing part of North Dakota ( went through Hankinson, ND ) & to say he was in the state, so we have to drive North for a Hour & then cut across to Minnesota....

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Jun 18, 2010 - Driving in Windy Conditions

We had a 150 mile drive this afternoon. Unfortunately it was very windy and unpleasant. The direction of the wind is important as much as the velocity. If the wind is coming at your broadside, which it was today, it is very unpleasant. We're stopped just over the state line in North Dakota at an Indian Casino. They have full hookups and the cost is only $10. We are relaxing and looking forward to the wind subsiding which will happen when the sun goes down at 9 p.m. Tomorrow we are going to cut the southeast corner of North Dakota and head...

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Jun 17, 2010 - Dakota Magic Casino

Miles Today 172 We are camping at a casino that we parked at in 2005 on our way to Alaska. Earl was so sick for 2 days he never made it to the Casino or out of bed. This time we are here and very healthy. The winds started blowing and we lost our Air Conditioner Cover. Now we need to find and buy one. Fun day.

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