At the Belle Fourche Visitor Center, which just happens to be the “Geographic Center of the Nation”, we picked up a tourist magazine for Iowa. In there we found out where the Future Birthplace of Captain James T. Kirk is!
So, naturally we had to re-direct our route. Can you believe it’s a Point of Interest [...]
Mixed up some delicious tuna salad. It was cloudy all day, and while we’re driving there is a wonderful cool breeze, but as soon as we stop, it’s hot and muggy. Lots-O-flies. But the community has put aside a nice little roadside grassy area with picnic tables. I’ll post the rest of the photos with [...]
On the US 2 we were frustrated by the rain, the flies the ranger station at Essex and the town of East Glacier, we had planned to go into the Two Medicine area on the east side of Glacier and do more hiking but the lack of park services and with the overall disappointment of [...]
We had such a great day! At both the Western & Eastern approaches to the “Going to the Sun Road” in the Glacier National Park, there is free shuttle service provided (there is a $25 fee to enter the park or free with an Access Pass). There is also the Red Bus (Jammers) Tours, their [...]
We spent another arduous day searching the Flathead forest off the US 2 for a decent place to camp for a few days, what a waste. Ended up at another Flathead river access only about 5 miles east, right below Essex. We had been looking to at least stay 2 nights cause it is Friday. [...]
Paola Access near Essex Montana
Our last stop before going to the south side of the park was to spend the morning going through the Apgar Village shops in Glacier Park, I guess the village has been there since before the land was made into a national park. But shopping had to wait until after the [...]
We decided to spend 2 nights in this campground because we thought it would be the best way to do the “Going to the Sun Road” shuttle and it definitely was, we spent 10 hours out on the shuttle and were very glad to have camp all set up when we got back at 7PM. [...]
I wanted to share this song with my lovely grand-daughter Ashley and found there wasn’t a music video with the lyrics for me to share. So, here is my first attempt at a lyrics music video. I love you Ashley, you are precious, you are special!