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Jul 12, 2007 - Enchanting Black Hills, South Dakota

Our journey from Spearfish to our Black Hills campsite wasn't that far away, but the area was absolutely awesome (however, we are in the Boonies!!). Our first evening in camp found us traveling to that time-tested tourist attraction, Mt. Rushmore. Neither of us had ever seen it before (except for Jim, from the air, and that doesn't count)! We arrived in the late afternoon to be there for the evening lighting ceremonies. We had a wonderful hour hiking around the base of the monument and then enjoyed coffee and ice cream at the dining room....

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