Monthly Archives: July 2013

Day 8 – Trip West

June 29: Our last full day of vacation & we made the most of it. Another sunny morning & we left The Beartooth Inn @ 7:30 AM after our comp. breakfast. 50 miles from Cody to Yellowstone on the Buffalo … Continue reading

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Day 7 – Trip West

“My restless, roaming spirit would not allow me to remain                                                      at home for very long.”  ~ Buffalo Bill Cody June 28: This is our day in Cody with very little driving! Enjoyed complementary motel breakfast. The morning brings cloudless blue skies … Continue reading

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Day 6 – Trip West

June 27: Quiet night. Drove through Roosevelt Arch at 6:50 AM. Bright blue, cloudless skies & in the upper 50s.   Four elk are bedded down near the Arch. 7:30 AM – turned onto road toward northeast entrance and into Lamar … Continue reading

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Day 5 – Trip West

June 26: “In every walk with nature, one receives far more than he seeks.” ~ John Muir Up early, breakfast in room, packed up & headed north. Sunshine & 50 degrees. Pretty drive past Yellowstone Lake again. Through Hayden Valley, … Continue reading

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Day 4 – Trip West

June 25: Awake to another drizzle. This is our Canyon Day plus whatever else we ramble to… It’s in the mid 40s when we leave Grant at 7:45 AM. Pretty drive along the lake and through the Hayden Valley. The … Continue reading

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Day Three – Trip West

June 24: Up bright & early & check out of motel @ 7:15 AM. Yellowstone National Park: here we come! Paid $25 @ GTNP entrance – good for 7 days for both Teton & Yellowstone (yesterday was free as we … Continue reading

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Day Two – Trip West

June 23: Received this quote in my email, via daily quotes from “Good Reads”, just 2 days before our trip: “The earth was overwhelmed with beauty and indifferent to it, and I went with a heart ready to crack for … Continue reading

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