British Columbia – 22 – 24 July – Summer 2017

We left Grand Prairie and in less than an hour came across the town of Beaverlodge.   It is located on Highway 43, 43 km (27 mi) west of Grande Prairie and 48 km (30 mi) east of the British Columbia border. They have a HUGE beaver statue here, so funny.  Of course we had to get photos !

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Alberta – 10 – 22 July – Summer 2017

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Saying Goodbye to Glacier National Park

We left Glacier National Park about 10 in the morning and left for the border to enter Alberta.  There were two ways to go, so we took the longer route so we could stop at the Duty Free shop – WHICH THEY DIDN’T HAVE – just a gate and a guy.  He let us through with no problems and laughed at me when I said Where’s the Duty Free?  Continue reading “Alberta – 10 – 22 July – Summer 2017”

Montana – 27 June – 10 July – Summer 2017

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Little Big Horn Battlefield

Well it’s Tuesday 27 June and we are on our way to Billings, Montana.  Wide open spaces and rolling hills and you can spot mountains in the distance.  Not too many trees, not yet anyways.  We arrived at the Little Big Horn and the battle that happened there is commonly referred to as Custer’s Last Stand and it’s where the US forces were defeated.  This battle was an armed engagement between combined forces of the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Cavalry Regiment of the United States Army.  The battle took place on June 25–26, 1876, along the Little Bighorn River in the Crow Indian Reservation in southeastern Montana. Continue reading “Montana – 27 June – 10 July – Summer 2017”

South Dakota – 16-26 June – Summer 2017

It is stinking hot, that’s all I have to say about the weather……………….mid to high 30’s celsius.

On our way to South Dakota !  We drove about 7 hours today, very long day.  A beautiful drive though, no napping on this trip !  This is one photo of the Badlands.  Beautiful scenery.

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