Dexy Goes West, Part Four: T.R.’s Constipation, Jefferson’s Stink Eye and the Devil in Wyoming


Thursday, August 18, 2016 I spent a relaxing morning bumming around my hotel room, then it was off to Keystone and Mount Rushmore. Unlike the first couple of days of my trip, the weather had turned cold and drizzly. Being the observant person that I was, this fact hadn’t registered with me until I was … Continue reading Dexy Goes West, Part Four: T.R.’s Constipation, Jefferson’s Stink Eye and the Devil in Wyoming

Dexy Goes West, Part Three: Where the Heck is the Scenic Overlook?


Wednesday, August 17, 2016 I woke early to the sounds of the RVs around me firing up their engines and rolling out. What was their hurry? I thought as I struggled out of my tent. It wasn’t long before all my camping neighbors had vanished. Leisurely, I stoked up the fire and cooked up a … Continue reading Dexy Goes West, Part Three: Where the Heck is the Scenic Overlook?

Dexy Goes West, Part Two: Rockin’ ‘Round the Glock, Going Wild(er) and Roughing it at 88 MPH


Disclaimer: There is a fun little poll at the end of this post. Please take it. I'd like to see your opinions! Tuesday, August 16, 2016 I began the day touring downtown New Ulm, a bastion of German heritage in a state renowned for its prominent Scandinavian legacy. WARNING: HISTORY LESSON COMING Many of the … Continue reading Dexy Goes West, Part Two: Rockin’ ‘Round the Glock, Going Wild(er) and Roughing it at 88 MPH