Tag Archives: National Parks

Black Hills vs the Badlands

We guess if you aren’t from the area, you don’t have a clue what the differences are between the Black Hills and the Badlands.  (Many people think they are one and the same – as well as thinking this is … Continue reading

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A trip to see dinosaurs

Did you know that there is a U.S. national monument devoted to dinosaurs? Dinosaur National Monument spans across northeast Utah and northwest Colorado where the Yampa River joins the Green River. In a major excavation in 1909, paleontologists discovered a dinosaur … Continue reading

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Gold Medals for US Travel Are Awarded To…

Years of observation and our 4-month cross-country road trip confirm our winners.  Our trip was so much better for their presence.  We used them as an educational resource; counted on their reliability; enjoyed their comfort and beauty.  The gold medal … Continue reading

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