South Dakota – Day 4

I am in Hill City for breakfast. Today, I head to Devil's Tower, Deadwood, Sturgis and will take a scenic route. I will head west from here to CR 318 that should take me through old mining towns like Castleton and Mystic. GALLERY http://dixiesroadtrip.smugmug.com/gallery/2810896 Time: 9:00 AM Mileage: 13695 This proved to be the best …

South Dakota – Day 2

GALLERY: http://dixiesroadtrip.smugmug.com/gallery/2810896 CHANGE OF GAME PLAN Time: 9:50 am Mileage: 13,678 I waited about an hour to see what the weather was planning for the day. Instead of continuing north on 281 to O'Neill and then west on HWY 20, I decided on HWY 2 which headed northwest hoping to avoid the storm they were …

South Dakota – Day 1

GALLERY: http://dixiesroadtrip.smugmug.com/gallery/2810896 Day 1 - May 4, 2007 Time: 8:45am Mileage: 12,918 HOMETOWN The day started relatively uneventful. I was about an hour behind schedule having decided to give myself an extra 45 minutes of sleep and a quick stop at hayseed's house to say goodbye. About 7 miles south of Bellevue on 287, I …

lake whitney

We went camping at Lake Whitney this weekend. Hayseed and I had the place to ourselves Thursday night and right up until until the gang showed up on Friday evening. I found some time to write but not nearly as much as I wanted. Also got myself a little sunburn that looks fine today. I …