Entering the Badlands
South Dakota Road Trip

Mount Rushmore

Later that same day, we arrived at Mount Rushmore.

 
Entering Mount Rushmore
Entering Mount Rushmore
Go Colorado!
Go Colorado!
The Grand View Terrace
The Grand View Terrace
 
Mount Rushmore Self Photo
Mount Rushmore Self Photo
Nightly Flag Ceremony
Nightly Flag Ceremony
Leaving Mount Rushmore
Leaving Mount Rushmore
 

The Badlands

After spending the night in Keystone, we drove to the Badlands to the next day.

 
Entering the Badlands
Entering the Badlands
Mountain Goats!
Mountain Goats!
Mountain Goats
Mountain Goats
 
Making Camp
Making Camp
Camping is free, but on busy weekends, get there early to get a spot.
The Badlands
The Badlands
More Badlands
More Badlands
 
More Badlands
More Badlands
More Badlands
More Badlands
Badlands Visitor Center
Badlands Visitor Center
 
A Short Hike
A Short Hike
A Close Call
A Close Call
Stay on the Trail
Stay on the Trail
 
The "Summit"
The "Summit"
Jen waits at the trailhead
Jen waits at the trailhead
Badlands Jen
Badlands Jen
 
Badlands Self Photo
Badlands Self Photo
Life on the edge
Life on the edge
Waiting for Sunset
Waiting for Sunset
 
Sunset in the Badlands
Sunset in the Badlands