Leading Ladies’ Marathon

July 28, 2017

Coming August 20, 2017. This is your chance to shine! It’s the Leading Ladies’ Marathon, an all-woman marathon in South Dakota. The¬†point to point course starts at the Lead Country Club at 6,000 feet and gently travels downhill to the finish line at Spearfish City Park, just above 3,600 feet. The mostly downhill route is […]

Badlands National Park, South Dakota

June 12, 2015

Nothing bad about this national park. The Badlands National Park in South Dakota has extraordinary scenery, striking rock formations rich with fossils, the largest undisturbed mixed grass prairies in the United States, and incredible wildlife like bison, bighorn sheep, prairie dogs and the endangered black-footed ferret. The term badlands is descriptive of the park’s soft […]