Cody Archive

61 – ON THE WAY TO YELLOWSTONE

Tourist season was upon us and RV accommodations in Yellowstone were really at a premium. Obviously we’d made no arrangements ahead of time, since we had

60 – THE CENTER OF THE WEST

In the past, and still true in many places, the word museum has brought to mind a dimly lighted, musty-smelling space with stuffed animals and artifacts

59 – RELAXING IN COWBOY COUNTRY

Our campsite beside Buffalo Bill Reservoir was situated beautifully and, since it was a space for handicapped, it had a large easy-access concrete area with a

58 – RODEOS AND POWWOWS

Cody, located at the western edge of the Bighorn Basin, is on the way to the eastern gateway to Yellowstone and therefore attracts many visitors. It

57 – BUFFALO BILL

Ordinary lives can become legends or myths through actions or circumstances that ensue. So it was with Buffalo Bill Cody. He was born in 1846 in

56 – THROUGH TEN SLEEP CANYON

Native Americans who traversed the Big Horn Basin reckoned time and space in “sleeps;” hence the name Ten Sleep for this midway point between Laramie and

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