Monthly Archives: July 2012

Grand Adventure #3’s first week in review

 

Here’s a quick recap of GA3’s first week…


Our fun adventures began at Badlands National Park.

Check out what we did there:

the boys getting ready to hike

the girls getting ready to hike

 

 

 

 

starting the hike

GA1 at the Badlands

 

 

 

 

 

what goes up must come down

 

 

While in South Dakota, we also went to the patriotic lighting ceremony at night at Mount Rushmore:

http://www.nps.gov/moru/index.htm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

After a great stop in South Dakota we continued on to Cody, Wyoming where we took in the famous Cody Rodeo!

 

Welcome to the Cody Rodeo

We came dressed for the rodeo!!!

When in Rome....

 

 

 

 

 

The grandstand at the rodeo

Calf roping

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

Next stop – Yellowstone National Park & the Grand Tetons!

 

We saw so much at Yellowstone – http://www.nps.gov/yell/index.htm

 

In Yellowstone, we walked through Norris Geyser Basin…

 

Sulphur hot springs at Norris Geyer Basin in Yellowstone National Park

 


 

… we saw the “Grand Canyon of Yellowstone”

Grand Canyon of Yellowstone

The Grand Canyon of Yellowstone

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

… we saw Old Faithful erupt!!

 

 

 

 

Old Faithful!!

 

 

 

 

And we also went on a picturesque hike in the Grand Tetons

http://www.nps.gov/grte/index.htm

 

Starting our Grand Tetons hike

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

absolutely stunning!

wow!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

Check out some of our camping fun:

bonding sesh

hang time

 

 

 

 

 

 

already so close!

Happy 4th of July

time to set up the tents

chef Brett & his Mickey pancakes

dinner time

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Our next album will be posted on the RTT website in the next day or so (get your passwords ready).