I decided there was just too much to see to continue on home right away, so this morning I backtracked a bit.  First thing was to get back to Rapid City, South Dakota where I found Black Hills Bagels and got my fill of bagels, coffee and wifi. Then it was on to Mount Rushmore.  … More Backtracking…

Back in South Dakota

I made it to Gillette, Wyoming last night and grabbed a hotel room because I was just too darn tired to go any further.  In the morning I hit the road, refreshed and excited to see more.  I visited Devil’s Tower which was a lot of fun.  Devil’s Tower itself is gorgeous. Watching people actually climbing it … More Back in South Dakota

New Calf.

Today I spent some time watching an hour-old bison find its frolick.  Its amazing how quickly they get up and go- kicking their little feet and springing about, circling their mothers and tripping over themselves.

Happy Birthday, Heidi!

A very happy birthday to my beautiful, wonderful sister, Heidi!  I love you! (UPDATE: I sent her a birthday card signed by myself, random campers and rangers and campground hosts, complete with funny little messages.  Many thanks to the helpful folk who signed!)