Tag Archive: Mount Rushmore

Sep 11

Mount Rushmore Visitor Center: A Shrine to the Republic

History

Mount Rushmore is just one of those sites that every person living in the United States should go see at least once in their lifetime.  It does not matter if you are white, black, brown, pink, or yellow if you are in the states show a little civic pride and make the trip.Yes, the history …

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Aug 14

Presidential Trail: Mount Rushmore

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If you visit Mount Rushmore make sure you take the Presidential Trail while you are there because it is an excellent way to really get up close and personal with the monument.  By not just stopping at the top but actually taking the trail down you will be treated to some very unique views of …

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Feb 15

Mount Rushmore – South Dakota

Mount Rushmore

Mount Rushmore National Memorial is an American Icon just like the Statue of Liberty or the Golden Gate Bridge.  While traveling to Yellowstone National Park Karen and I decided to stop in Rapid City for a few days to see the wonderful beauty that is the Black Hills of South Dakota.  I had previously seen …

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Jul 28

Number 8: Mount Rushmore

Mount Rushmore through Rock

Number 8 is a photograph of Mount Rushmore through two rocks.  I am an 8th U.S. History teacher so I just love the area around the Black Hills in South Dakota.  You have Custer State Park with their 1500 free roaming bison, Badlands National Park, and the massive rock statue of Crazy Horse (not completed …

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