A few pictures from Hot Springs, SD.
We thought this sign was funny and then later on wandered in to eat dinner. It was delicious!
At The Mammoth Site. We took a tour through the facility and then were free to explore on our own.
Tools used in excavating.
The site. We learned that they still have 20+ years to dig here if their drilling proves correct. 45 feet below should bring many more finds.
A complete Mammoth skull.
Carter and Jack go down into the site - secured by the fence mind you - to get a closer look.
Inside the "museum" part of the building, explaining different uses for Mammoths. This represents a house made out of bones and hide.
A life size Mammoth.
Carter learning where they were populated on the earth.
A single tooth!
Never without time for choo choos.
It was such a beautiful day. We let the kids run a bit more after our long drive.