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South Dakota 2008

We return to South Dakota (our last visit was in 2002).  Last time around, we took our "only child" Bailey, our Golden Retriever.  This time we had our two "real" kids, as well as Grandma.  So while it was kind of the same trip, it had an entirely different feel.  Poor Bailey had to fend for himself in "doggy day care" this time around.


Also, don't miss the Old Time Photos we had done while we were on this trip!

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The Badlands National Park


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As with last time, the Badlands was our first major stop (besides the Corn Palace, see the other album for that). And just like last time, it was strikingly beautiful and we took lots of pictures.

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Mount Rushmore National Monument


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Of course every visit to the Black Hills requires a stop at Mount Rushmore.

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Southern Black Hills


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1880 Train, Custer State Park, Crazy Horse Mountain

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Northern Black Hills


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Homestake Mine, Spearfish Canyon, and scenery along the way...

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Corn Palace, Minuteman Missile, Wall Drug, Pioneer Auto


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An eclectic album showcasing four eclectic attractions.

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Rapid City Attractions


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Pictures from Bear Country USA, Rapid City's Dinosaur Park, Storybook Island, the Chapel in the Hills, and Reptile Gardens

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Random files - South Dakota 2008
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Overall ViewAn overall view of the Corn Palace. Did I mention it was raning the entire time I took all these pictures (and, sadly, too much of our trip as a whole...)
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Green BirdAnother bird at Reptile Gardens.
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Back DownOn the way back, the engine was "backwards".
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Waterloo BoyWe have shown numerous Waterloo Boy pics in this photo gallery, but this is the first unrestored one that I recall.