Finally, just when I was certain I’d have to stop at Wall Drug for a stretch up popped the Badlands. You may not even know what the heck I’m referring to — think of visiting the moon on earth:
Ok, so you say to me “the moon doesn’t have a visitor center — at least not yet.” Well, bear with me and look at these photos:
Eventually, after an all too brief 40-mile (2-hour) detour my traveling companion and I have landed back in reality.
Such stark beauty is almost too much to gather in for anyone. Oh sure, we’re smiling here — wait until we get to Devils Tower: