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GPT Photos of the Week

We have some big news to share this week in the Photo of the Week. Great Plains Trail Alliance would like to announce that the very first section of brand new trail that has been created with the GPT in … Continue reading

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GPT Photo of the Week

For the next few weeks, there will be more pics from the trip for the Backpacker article. This one is from near the Nebraska/South Dakota border.

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GPT – Photo of the Week

One of my favorite spots along the trail.  This is deep in the badlands on the Bison Trail between Toadstool Geologic Park and Hudson-Meng Bison Bonebed, Nebraska.

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Zen of the Plains

Back to books briefly . . . a new book recently caught my attention at the bookstore.  Yes, I live in a place where there is still a bookstore.  It’s called Zen of the Plains – Experiencing Wild Western Places by … Continue reading

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Beavers: Corkscrews and Hats

Leaving South Dakota behind and heading south, we come upon the state of Nebraska.  Nebraska has no National Parks within its boundaries, but does have two interesting National Monuments in its western reaches.  National Parks as well as National Monuments … Continue reading

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Too Thick to Drink, Too Thin to Plow

Continuing our adventures with the rivers of the Great Plains, the next major river as we head south from the Yellowstone is the Platte River.  The Platte is really the joining of its two main tributaries, the North Platte and … Continue reading

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