Nancy has also been a wonderful "travel agent" and trip planner. Here's our itinerary:
Tues 6/29: Chicago: all kinds of stuff--Chicago style pizza, Millennium & Grant Parks, John Hancock tower for evening cocktails, Magnificent Mile, etc. etc.
Weds 6/30: More Chicago and hit the road, heading for MN late day; Binney's run first!
Thurs 7/1: Head for the hills...Belle Fourche, SD: Drive through Spearfish Canyon, view Bridal Falls, Canyon, Nightlife in Deadwood YEE HAH!!!
Fri 7/2: Devil's Bathtub, Mt. Rushmore, Needles Drive, Sylvan Lake, then head for Custer, SD through Hill City
Sat 7/3: More sightseeing, head for NE and Nancy's farm through Wind Cave Nat'l Park
Sun 7/4 & Mon 7/5: Nancy's & Dave's farm in NE; horseback riding at Nighswonger Ranch, fireworks in ScottsBluff, 4 wheel and hike Westwater Canyon, Oregon Trail Wagon Train, Bayard for some good old fashioned NE steaks! Moo! Scottsbluff Monument, Chimney Rock, Wildcat Hills (Can I get another YEE HAH)!!!
Tues 7/6: Head for Denver, meet up with Leslie Pinkham
Weds 7/7: Depart (3 to Philly and 1 to Boston)