Category Archives: Wyoming

Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, Mammoth Hot Springs, Dragon Mouth Springs

8/2/19 – Friday This time we went straight to the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone (also early, about 9 am), visiting 2 spots. Artist’s Point (I took way too many photos) Along the trail to Sublime Point On the way … Continue reading

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Norris Geyser Basin, Mammoth Hot Springs, Lamar Valley

8/1/19 – Thursday This was another area that John and I had missed, largely due to crowds and no reasonable parking. This time, because again we left around 8 (more like 8:30 am) it was possible. Norris Geyser Basin This … Continue reading

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Diamond P Ranch

7/31/19 – Wednesday Many of us were sun burned and generally exhausted from all our excursions in the park Tuesday so we decided to relax this day. Everyone but myself visited the stores in town (West Yellowstone) while I napped … Continue reading

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Grand Prismatic Spring, Old Faithful, Geysers Hill, Overlook, Firehole Canyon Drive

7/30/19 – Tuesday We were on the road by 8 am, no easy task for 7 people, but worth it because we saw some animals and made it to the Grand Prismatic Spring (and Midway Geiser Basin which includes the … Continue reading

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Firehole Canyon Drive

7/28/19 – Sunday Since the rest of our family (Joe, our other son, rode with Justin’s group) wouldn’t arrive until late in the day we decided to scope out Yellowstone National Park and places to see in West Yellowstone. We’ve … Continue reading

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Flaming Gorge NRA and Dinosaur National Monument

09/21/17 Thursday traveling from Cheyenne, WY to Vernal, UT Cheyenne may be the capital of WY and it is a large city, but we just visited the old Governor’s Mansion there, with new friends we met who also love to … Continue reading

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Fort Robinson State Park, Agate Fossil Beds National Monument, and Scott’s Bluff NM

09/18/17 Monday traveling from Custer, SD to Cheyenne, WY Another new state: Nebraska Our first stop in Fort Robinson SP gave us peaks into various historical buildings. All but the office (where we paid our $8 entry fee) were closed … Continue reading

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Moving on – to Cheyenne, WY

9/18/16 (Sunday) in Cheyenne, WY (Terry Bison Ranch Resort-PPA) There are railroad tracks close to Lewis Park and they were running all day. Thankfully, we heard none during the night until 6:30. Unfortunately, mother nature decided it was time to … Continue reading

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Moving on – to Wheatland, WY

9/17/16 (Saturday) in Wheatland, WY (Lewis Park (city) – donation) Since we had over 200 miles to go today, we were on our way by 7:45, south on WY 120 until Shoshoni when we turned east onto US Hwy 20. … Continue reading

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Moving on – to Shoshoni, WY

9/16/16 (Friday) in Shoshoni, WY (Boysen State Park – $17 /night) We weren’t in any hurry because it should just be a 2 hour drive. A camper was talking with a neighbor of ours, so we joined in. He was … Continue reading

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