Tag: South Dakota

Baby Bighorn Sheep – Take 2

We had a great time watching the baby bighorn sheep in the morning and posted some pictures and video of the amazing animals.  We returned to the campground and I went into town and did the wash and picked up a few items at… Continue Reading “Baby Bighorn Sheep – Take 2”

Baby Bighorn Sheep Nursery

We got a late start this morning and arrived in Badlands National Park at around 6:30 a.m. and the light was already getting harsh.  We found the most amazing gift of the day.  At the first overlook, we saw at least a dozen baby… Continue Reading “Baby Bighorn Sheep Nursery”

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… Continue Reading “When It Rains, It Pours”

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… Continue Reading “Jeep Issues”

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… Continue Reading “Badland Landscapes”


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… Continue Reading “Badlands”


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… Continue Reading “Moos”

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… Continue Reading “Corn Palace”