Mt. Rushmore - Day 8 June 29th 2010 Yesterday we began the day with a 5 mile walk on the Mickleson trail before breakfast. This trail is on an old abandoned railway (minus the rails & ties). Again, beautiful scenery & designed with a gentle slop for the old iron horse which works out well for today’s old horse!
We then headed out for the Wall Drug Store established in the 1930’s by the Hustead family. In the beginning, times we ... read more
North America » United States » South Dakota » Badlands Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more