Monthly Archives: September 2012

Driving Through Grand Teton National Park

Tuesday, September 18, 2012 We traveled to Grand Teton National Park which is just south of Yellowstone National Park.  The Tetons are normal fault block mountains. About 13 million years ago, two blocks of Earth’s crust began to shift along … Continue reading

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Yellowstone National Park – Last Day

Monday, September 17, 2012 As we were driving into the crowded parking lot by Old Faithful Lodge, Deane made the comment “It would take a miracle to find a parking place” as a car three spots up began to pull … Continue reading

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Yellowstone National Park – West Central Area

Sunday, September 16, 2012 Yellowstone National Park has a different feel from other parks we’ve visited this summer, partly because it is such an active environment yet today.  The trees are not the park’s main feature.  It is hard to … Continue reading

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IMAX Theatre in West Yellowstone, WY

Saturday, September 15, 2012 We visited the local IMAX Theatre in West Yellowstone and saw National Geographic’s Lewis & Clark video as well as the Yellowstone video.  Both meant a great deal to me after just seeing so many of … Continue reading

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Animal Jam in Progress

Friday, September 14, 2012 All parks tell you, if you see an animal in the wild, don’t stop in traffic to watch but pull off safely and stay in your car because some animals will attack.  Above is a “mild” … Continue reading

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Slow-Pace Livin’

Thursday, September 13, 2012 We sat on the front porch of our KOA cabin reading and relaxing after having lunch in town.  Later we went in for dinner at our favorite restaurant.  Everything we’ve tried at Geyser Grill has been … Continue reading

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Exploring the Town of West Yellowstone, MT

Wednesday, September 12, 2012 It was a laid back day as Deane’s energy level hasn’t been up to par.  We think its the altitude but felt it better to slow down.  He’s taken the brunt of this trip physically so … Continue reading

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