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Jul 13, 2008 - Mt Rushmore, etc.
Start Mileage 39,344 End mileage: 39353 Distance Driven 9 miles Today we saw Mt Rushmore, and the Crazy Horse Memorial and road along Iron Mountain Road and the Peter Norbeck Scenic Byway as well as through Custer State Park in SD. Some enterprising person bought the Fort Hays Film set from “Dancing With Wolves” and operates a tour bus service and Chuckwagon Restaurant from the site. For $69 each we got breakfast & dinner, a dinner show and 6 hours visiting the sites. We rather enjoyed the pigtail bridges going up to Mt Rushmore. A...Jump to full entry
Jun 13, 2008 - Hart Ranch, SD
(Ron Writing) We made it through Friday the 13th without anything bad happening. In fact it was a very pleasant day. We left Wind Cave National Park this morning and headed north on US-385 driving several miles through the Black Hills National Forest. The views were beautiful and we both commented how our photos just don’t bring out the beauty of this area. So we didn’t take so many photos today – we hope everyone gets a chance to see this lovely area in the spring when the meadows are green and the wild flowers are blooming. We stopped in...Jump to full entry