Tag: South Dakota

When It Rains, It Pours

When it rains it pours both literally and figuratively. We’ve been experiencing a lot of rain since we entered South Dakota.  I always considered South Dakota a somewhat dry state, so I am a bit surprised.  It rained 2 inches in an hour last…

Jeep Issues

Yesterday morning, we went through our usual routine to get back on the road.  We made sure everything was locked and secure in the motor home and hooked the Jeep up to the motor home for towing.  Once you do that, it’s my job…

Badland Landscapes

It was foggy and rainy again today.  We set out very early on a ride through the park and could barely see anything in front of us.  We were joking that any animals we would see would have to be on the road in…

Badlands

Dart was in the Badlands National Park in South Dakota.  The Badlands National Park has the largest expanse of protected prairie in the National Park System.  It is partially surrounded by the Buffalo Gap National Grassland that also preserves the prairie. It was a…

Moos

While we were in Mitchell, South Dakota it rained and rained.  It was also cold enough that we had to turn on the propane heater.  We can’t remember the last time we had to use it.  Fortunately, it worked. Sometime in the middle of…

Corn Palace

We arrived in Mitchell, South Dakota early enough to see the Corn Palace.  Very interesting.  I didn’t realize they change it regularly.  Inside there are pictures of what it has looked like throughout the years. It’s chilly and windy here.  Apparently, it’s ALWAYS windy…