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Day 25

August 30, 2017 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: Uncategorized.

We went from winnemucca to Reno today. Walmarts have scooters you can drive around on, dad went for a quick drive. We stopped at the Grand Sierra Resort, which is basically a casino.  They have a RV park, and the bottom floor is all for kids.  We watched Cars 3 movie which was really good, • Read More »

Day 23 and 24

August 29, 2017 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: Uncategorized.

Today we drove over to Craters of the Moon at Idaho.  Our first stop was at the museum of Idaho which was really interesting.  They had lots of space stuff, and some old time stuff with Americas mid west.  We stopped via IBR I, which is America’s first Nuclear Reactor.  It was really interesting.  Outside • Read More »

Day 22

August 27, 2017 | By admin | 1 Comment | Filed in: Uncategorized.

Bear Tooth Highway and a horrible national park called Yellowstone.   Beartooth highway is as they say Americas most scenic highway and its very true! The boys got to play in real snow for the first time on this stunning bit of road which twists and turns up through the mountain side on the east • Read More »

Day 21

August 27, 2017 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: Uncategorized.

We left early this morning and drove up to the base of Devils Towers. We went for a walk around the base which was about 2km long. It was up and down. We got to see some deer up very close while they were eating.   The towers themselves are HUGE!   We saw people • Read More »

Day 20

August 27, 2017 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: Uncategorized.

We went to dinosaur park! It was a HUGE hill to walk up with dinosaurs all around the park. After that we then South Dakota Air and Space Museum. There was lots of aeroplanes outside. Mum wanted to go visit the minute-man missile but you had to be an American resident for that tour. We • Read More »

Day 19

August 27, 2017 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: Uncategorized.

We walked down to the lake we were stayed, and tried to skim rocks. Mr V was able to do it twice!   We then went to Rapid City via Mt Rushmore. The GPS has been sending us on some weird out of the way tracks, well this was no different! We got sent through • Read More »

Day 18 – Total Solar Eclipse

August 27, 2017 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: Uncategorized.

Total Solar Eclipse Day! The day started out foggy and cloudy.   Gordon who lives nearby said that they rarely get a foggy day! As this is Mum’s third eclipse they have all started out cloudy, and just as she predicted the clouds parted for totality.   For Mr E he thought the sun had gone • Read More »

Day 17

August 27, 2017 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: Uncategorized.

We went to a local arts and craft shows and both boys bought marshmellow blow guns! So they can blow marsh mellows at each other now!   Mum found some other people who are taking part in the Google Mega Movie Project along with herself. This is where they submit all there photos to Google and • Read More »

Day 16

August 27, 2017 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: Uncategorized.

  Travelled from Salina Kansas up to Grand Island in Nebraska. We hadn’t booked any RV accomadation as we were not sure how far along the totality line we would get, so we stopped into the Grand Island local tourist information centre.   There we meet a lovely lady who suggested we try the local • Read More »

Day 16 to 21

August 25, 2017 | By admin | 1 Comment | Filed in: Uncategorized.

Sorry been offline due to no internet access over in Nebraska where we stayed for totality, Stapleton Nebraska.  Internet is terrible! can’t get stable connection. will have to try later. but even at the RV parks cannot get stability!. Its really bad actually.   We stayed in stapleton for two days in the local rv • Read More »