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Just off the Interstate: Theodore Roosevelt National Park

In keeping with my promise from the previous post, I intend to deliver useful (hopefully) information about places to see, and things to do in the Great Plains.  I’ll start with some places that are easily accessible from major Interstate … Continue reading

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And Carry a Big Batch of Candles!

Yesterday was the birthday of Theodore Roosevelt, the 26th President of the United States.  He was born on October 27th, 1858 in New York City.  Theodore (known as Teddy) is perhaps the most ardent supporter of protecting lands who has … Continue reading

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The Creation of the World and Tom’s Hat

To the west of the Badlands, tucked away near the southern end of the Black Hills, and just south of Custer State Park, is a little gem of a park called Wind Cave National Park.  Wind Cave National Park is home … Continue reading

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And Carry a Big Stick

The following several posts will be about the National Parks or National Monuments of the Great Plains.  Moving from north to south, we will begin in North Dakota with Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Theodore Roosevelt National Park is the pride … Continue reading

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