Mount Rushmore KOA at Palmer Gulch in South Dakota We stayed at the Mount Rushmore KOA Resort for 2 nights while exploring the Black Hills. To date,
4300 mile Oregon to Minnesota Road Trip In 2006, we took a road trip to Minnesota to visit John’s family. It was a 4300 mile adventure with a
Exploring Mount Rushmore National Memorial We absolutely loved this part of our road trip. The Black Hills are spectacular. There was so much to see and explore.
A Quick Visit to Badlands National Park We began our day at the KOA near Mount Rushmore and had a long way to go to get across South Dakota.
Experiencing the Life of Laura Ingalls Wilder in De Smet Laura Ingalls Wilder moved to De Smet, South Dakota in 1879. Many of her books are based on her
Laura Ingalls Wilder Pageant in De Smet, South Dakota In 2006, we went on a three week road trip from Oregon to Minnesota. The entire trip was planned around
Wilder Pageant in Walnut Grove On our last night in Laura Country we watched a Wilder Pageant called Fragments of a Dream. This pageant is based on the Ingalls time
Laura Ingalls Wilder in De Smet – Ingalls Homestead Laura lived in De Smet for many of her growing up years. Pa first came to De Smet working for
Carrie Ingalls Swanzey in Keystone, South Dakota As a Laura Ingalls Wilder fan, I am also interested in her sisters. So, as we were traveling through South Dakota we