Badlands National Park is the archetypal example of badlands in the United States. Nothing dilutes the purity of these ragged erosional formations rising out of the shortgrass prairie. We were suitably impressed with the badlands we had explored in Theodore Roosevelt National Park and Makoshika State Park. But, the starkness of Badlands National Park was awe-inspiring.Continue reading “Badlands National Park Photographs”
We just posted new photographs taken in the Black Hills of South Dakota this last fall. The yellow-leaved trees added sparkle to the brooding, dark, pines trees.
Some of our favorites spots include Sylvan Lakes, Wind and Jewel Caves, and the Wildlife Loop in Custer State Park.
Take a look at the photographs.
Black Hills Landscapes are especially stunning in the autumn. Gold and orange leaves break up the brooding darkness of the dark green evergreens. Continue reading “Black Hills Landscapes”
Mount Rushmore National Memorial is an unexpectedly moving monument located in the Black Hills of South Dakota. It is one of many scenic spots to to explore when you visit this area. Continue reading “Mount Rushmore National Memorial”