May 23 Hot Springs, Wind Cave, Black Hills and rainbows

Location: Morning: 44.061738, -103.233677 Rapid City Evening: 43.93898 -103.44763 Black Hills National Forest Woke up feeling a lot better and killed time on the internet while I was connected. Double checked some upcoming camping sites and things like that. Had a short drive planned so there was no hurry to get going. Got on the […]

May 20 Windy day in Badlands National Park

Location: Morning: 43.890031, -102.226789 Buffalo Gap Grasslands dispersed camping area. Evening: 43.894085, -102.414063 Sage Creek Campground Woke up still feeling pretty crappy but packed up and went on into the park. Drove to the visitor’s center and along the way attempted to stop at some overlooks and take some photos. Unfortunately the wind was still […]

May 19 Leaving Nebraska and on to Badlands National Park

Location: Morning: 41.141253, -101.059576  Evening: 43.890031, -102.226789 Today’s route was North Platte to Badlands National Park. The wind had picked up overnight and only got worse as the day went on. The temperature also dropped significantly. Driving into a full on gale force wind put a hurting on my gas mileage. It also made the […]