After leaving Jackson Hole, Wyoming(previous article is here) we headed to our next destination, West Yellowstone a gateway town to Yellowstone National Park. There is a world class cross-country ski center “Rendezvous Cross Country Ski Trails” right in town so we went there to check it out.
When we visited Yellowstone National Park a couple of summers ago, a picture in the visitor center drew my attention. A snow covered bison sitting still on the snow staring at me(camera). This made a strong impression on me. Since then, We’ve wanted to see this scenery with our own eyes. This winter we finally …
After leaving Grand Teton National Park, we drove 500 miles to Boulder Colorado where R’s sister lives. We spent a week with her family and they took us to Rocky Mountains National Park on the last day of our visit.
On our way to California, we enjoyed a stopover at Petrified Forest National Park in Arizona to see some of the natural wonders of the past 250 million years. I have never seen scenery like this place and I felt like I was visiting other planet.
In the middle of June, we had a family reunion in Traverse city, Michigan and spent a week in a cottage. Since we are living in the RV and traveling all the way from California, staying in a cottage is a big treat for us, Yea!
On a hot and sunny day, we went on a day hike to Badlands National Park. This park is located in Southwestern South Dakota, about one hour drive from Rapid city. And it protects about 240,000 acres of prairie with sharply eroded cliffs and spires.