Tag Archives: Black Hills

Crazy Horse Memorial, South Dakota

At a height of 6532 feet, Thunderhead Mountain is the 27th highest peak in South Dakota. More significantly, for the last 67 years it has been undergoing a remarkable transformation, into what will probably be the largest stone sculpture in … Continue reading

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Off-Season Travels

“South Dakota? In February? Seriously?” I lost count of how many times I heard something along those lines when we decided to head west in February 2009.  Yet it’s precisely that way of thinking that made it the perfect time … Continue reading

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