Hiking around Jenny Lake and Moose Ponds in the Grand Tetons National Park

National Parks are great for hiking, seeing wildlife, and discovering historical sites, and magnificent views.  We visited Grand Teton National Park and hiked around Jenny Lake and Moose Ponds.  The hike according to our Top Trail Hiking book said it was only 7 miles, well maintained, kid friendly and not very crowded.  All I can tell you is don’t believe everything you read. We did enjoy our walk and might do it again once we Continue reading

Imagine when mammoths roamed the earth

Mammoth site

It’s fun to go back in time and imagine when Mammoth’s roamed the earth. Isabelle favorite animal is the Wooly Mammoths and she was extra excited to go visit the Mammoth Site in Hot Springs,SD. It is said that every time they dig down anywhere in the dakotas they find dinosaurs. We arrive at the site just in time for the first tour and were lucky because their were only eight people total.  In this Continue reading

No hands were bitten off at the Deer Farm

deer farm

Have you ever heard of a deer biting off someone’s hand before?  Neither have I ….. I just thought it would be a fun title to get your attention about the Grand Canyon Deer Farm.  Actually they were very sweet deer and were super excited to see us because they knew they were going to get feed.  They were funny and would follow you around the path.  Belle said she felt like Santa. She would Continue reading