Badlands, South Dakota

When someone mentions the Badlands, does your head conjure up images of angry, burly bikers driving their Harleys through desolate, God-forsaken lands?  Or perhaps that’s just my overactive imagination. The South Dakota Badlands are rich with history and legend. Carved by the wild wind and water, the 244,000 acre park is not easy to navigate […]


Mount Rushmore

Mount Rushmore is an iconic symbol of the United States.  Located near Keystone, South Dakota, the monument came into being through the hands of Gutzon Borglum and his son Lincoln.  Mount Rushmore is 5, 725 feet high and covers 1,278.45 acres.  The sculpture depicts former U.S. presidents George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, and Abraham Lincoln. […]