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Apr 4, 2017 - Royal River Casino - Flandreau, SD

. Coming back to Minnesota 'way too early from the warm South, Hazel and I have been wandering around, staying at the Indian casino in Hinckley, and taking in a couple of Walmarts. Hearing a rumor that it was already Summer in South Dakota, we headed West. . Hazel was on her way to Fargo, North Dakota to visit our son Jim, and I met up with her at the Walmart in St. Cloud, Minnesota for one night. That city has completely changed since we both attended college in the area back in the 1960's. A mostly German community that has now been...

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May 27, 2014 - Flandreau, SD - Flandreau City Park Campground

Spent a couple of nights here in Flandreau. Their city park has an excellent campground located on the Big Sioux River. As is the case in a lot of these small towns, the park is home for their baseball diamonds. There are four in this campground, all perfectly manicured with lots of grass in the outfield. Looked like the local little league team was playing a game on one of the diamonds last night. I read a sign in the park that lists all of their baseball championships. Seems that one of their teams wins the championship in at least one of...

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Trip Journal

Retired at Last!

Jun 26, 2009 - Flandreau, SD

The bus is in Flandreau, South Dakota Drivers Log: 319 miles this leg, 2650 miles total How we got here: See google map photo Drive to Flandreau, SD -- A to B 145 miles overnight at Ft. Randall Casino, B to C 174 miles overnight at Royal River Casino Stamps this leg: 2, 3 stamps total The Sioux Nation of American Indians covered parts of what is now Nort and South Dakota, Montana, Kansas and Nebraska in the 1800's. Today the different tribes exist on reservations, if they choose to do so. We have traveled through 3 reservations on this leg:...

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