Badlands Archive

55 – DEVIL’S TOWER

There are several versions of the Kiowa legend about the creation of this formation, but the essence is that seven sisters were at play near the

54 – REFLECTIONS

As we began heading westward, knowing that we would be home in a few weeks, we took some time to reflect on all that we had

46 – FONDUE AND FIRST AID

After we returned to camp we rested a little before leaving for the much-publicized nightly Pitchfork Steak Fondue, a “must do” in Medora in the summer

44 – COWBOY IN BUCKSKINS

Big on hunting, Theodore Roosevelt arrived in Medora for a bison hunt in 1883. Having been seriously ill during his childhood, he was still frail looking,

43 – HISTORY IN MEDORA

Though it has become quite “touristy” by design, Medora remains a small, interesting town steeped in history. It was founded in 1883 by a 24-year-old French