South Dakota

3 day visit with Michelle in South Dakota’s Black Hills region

Flew Allegiant Airlines from Mesa to Rapid City, then traveled to home base in Spearfish. Spent the weekend visiting Mount Rushmore, historic Deadwood, Black Hills National Park’s many lakes, forests, and prairies, Wyoming’s Devils Tower, and capped the trip off with a tedious winter hike up Black Elk Peak, the highest point in the world east of the Rockies and west of Europe’s Pyrenees