17 Photos - Jul 16, 2013
Photo: Day 24 Hot Springs SD to Mt Rushmore (Keystone SD) 53 miles 5600' climbing:
Coffee shop IT HQ in Keystone SDPhoto: Day 24 Hot Springs SD to Mt Rushmore (Keystone SD) 53 miles 5600' climbing: Tom took Pic on hike below Mt RushmorePhoto: Day 24 Hot Springs SD to Mt Rushmore (Keystone SD) 53 miles 5600' climbingPhoto: Day 24 Hot Springs SD to Mt Rushmore (Keystone SD) 53 miles 5600' climbing Mt Rushmore AmpitheaterPhoto: Day 24 Hot Springs SD to Mt Rushmore (Keystone SD) 53 miles 5600' climbingPhoto: Day 24 Hot Springs SD to Mt Rushmore (Keystone SD) 53 miles 5600' climbing
Working on BlogPhoto: Day 24 Hot Springs SD to Mt Rushmore (Keystone SD) 53 miles 5600' climbing
First point on road where we could see Mt RushmorePhoto: Day 24 Hot Springs SD to Mt Rushmore (Keystone SD) 53 miles 5600' climbing
Evening presentation in Ampitheater, with lights shining on MtPhoto: Day 24 Hot Springs SD to Mt Rushmore (Keystone SD) 53 miles 5600' climbing
All veterans and active service members were called up on stage for the lowering of the American Flag. The ranger then asked each person on stage to identify themselves, branch of service and where they served. Entire audience in ampitheater then cheered and thanked them. This was an emotional moment for Jim and Dale, on stage.Photo: Day 24 Hot Springs SD to Mt Rushmore (Keystone SD) 53 miles 5600' climbing
Dale and Tom with Allen Ranch Camp watch dog Steve.
Steve guards the resident sheep at nightPhoto: Day 24 Hot Springs SD to Mt Rushmore (Keystone SD) 53 miles 5600' climbing
Joe Allen, our host (comped our stay, and then served us western BBQ, with help of Olivia (chamber of Commerce)Photo: Day 24 Hot Springs SD to Mt Rushmore (Keystone SD) 53 miles 5600' climbing
 We cycled through part of National Bison Grasslands where buffalo roam freely.
Passing this buffalo on a bicycle is very different than from the safety of an automobile.Photo: Day 24 Hot Springs SD to Mt Rushmore (Keystone SD) 53 miles 5600' climbing

National Bison Grass LandPhoto: Day 24 Hot Springs SD to Mt Rushmore (Keystone SD) 53 miles 5600' climbing
Al Van Zee of KEVN Black Hills Fox catches up to us on road to MT Rushmore. Tom being interviewedPhoto: Day 24 Hot Springs SD to Mt Rushmore (Keystone SD) 53 miles 5600' climbing 
nearing Mt RushmorePhoto: Day 24 Hot Springs SD to Mt Rushmore (Keystone SD) 53 miles 5600' climbing

first View of MtPhoto: Day 24 Hot Springs SD to Mt Rushmore (Keystone SD) 53 miles 5600' climbing

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