Weekly Photo Challenge – The Road Taken

The road to Devils Tower in Wyoming. At the end of our trip to the western U.S., we decided to stop in at Devils Tower.  Shane had been there before and was eager to go back.  I had never been.  As the surrounding landscape seemed less than exciting I was starting to wonder about this…

Travel Thursday – Prairie Dog Town @ Devils Tower

My last Travel Thursday post promised a separate post on these cute little guys, the prairie dogs of Devils Tower. On our way out of Devils Tower, we had to stop at prairie dog town. This was quite an unexpected treat. There alongside the road is an entire “town” of prairie dogs. Here they have…

Travel Thursday – Devils Tower, Wyoming

As you drive through the prairies of eastern Wyoming, Devils Tower looms over the countryside like nature’s version of a skyscraper. What an interesting and unique formation.  This place is held sacred by many of the local Indian tribes and to many of them, it is known as Bears Lodge.  As the nation’s first national…