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Ben's 2017 Route 66 Adventure

Day 37
Wednesday, June 7

Starting in Spearfish SD

 

Deadwood SD

 

Keystone SD

 

Mount Rushmore National Memorial
#18 National Park/Monument for this trip

The first glimpse of Mount Rushmore

When Sandy & I were here in 1998

I guess you could call this a "selfie"

 

Mount Rushmore from the back/side

 

Custer SD

Crazy Horse Memorial
#19 National Park/Monument for this trip

 

Custer State Park
"The Needles" Highway
#20 Park for this trip

Yikes! Reminiscent of the Drive Through Tree. This happened at about 1 mph!

 

The Needles

 

Oelrichs SD

That's Nebraska on the horizon

 

Nebraska
State #23 for this trip.
New State #12 for this car, and the last one:
It has now been through ALL of the contiguous 48 States!

Ironically, Nebraska was also the last of the 48 States for the 97 C5 that preceded this car!


(Below is the crossing into Nebraska in 2002)
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Chadron NE

Time for a cold one!

 

 

End of Day 37

226.3 miles for the day

That's 9225.0 miles from Chicago start

 

 

On to Day 38

 

 

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