Tag archive for South Dakota

Free water and a jackalope at Wall Drug

Free water and a jackalope at Wall Drug

I love this place! It is a crazy tourist trap near the Badlands, with a big jackalope and great cowboy boots. The small town drugstore made its first step towards fame when it was purchased by Ted Hustead in 1931.

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Porter Sculpture Park in South Dakota

Porter Sculpture Park in South Dakota

Montrose, S.D., sculpture park puts one man’s fertile imagination on display The Associated Press IF YOU GO … Porter Sculpture Park: 25700 451st Ave., Montrose, S.D., 1/2 mile south of Exit 374 on Interstate 90; portersculpturepark.com. Open daily 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Memorial Day through Labor Day….

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Porter Sculpture Park in Montrose, SD

Porter Sculpture Park in Montrose, SD

Porter Sculpture Park Wayne Porter Private property, open to the public Just outside Sioux Falls SD, it’s located directly next to I-90 at Exit 374.  Take Exit 374 off of I-90 and go 1/2 mile South Doug Weaver, my editor at Kansas City Star Books,…

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Jackalope – Mitchell, SD

Jackalope – Mitchell, SD

Jackalope Open to the public 1601 S Burr St,  Mitchell, SD I-90 exit 332, then north on Hwy 37/Burr St. about a quarter-mile. On the right side, at the Thurnderbird Lodge. 605-996-6645 Weeelllll, I have a thing for Jackalopes, in fact my company logo features…

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Full of corn…The Corn Palace in Mitchell, SD

Full of corn…The Corn Palace in Mitchell, SD

The Corn Palace Open to the public 604 N. Main Street Mitchell, SD 605-996-6223 http://www.cornpalace.org Finally, back on the road…life sometimes gets busy…and car trips become a luxury, both in time and gas dollars.  But, I find if I don’t “invest” in such seeming frivolities,…

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