Tetons and Yellowstone

    Day 1

    Day 1 - September 6, 2005 - Monument, CO to Lander, WY

    We were able to get up at our regular time, Gen did her UOP weekly report, we walked, and got ready for our Teton-Yellowstone trip. Just as we were pulling out of the garage at 9:20, it started...

    Day 2

    Day 2 - September 7, 2005 - Lander, WY to Jackson, WY

    We woke up at 7 AM without the alarm; old habits are hard to break even when we are on vacation. It was a beautiful morning in Lander, sunny with a few powder puff white clouds. Last night...

    Day 3

    Day 3 - September 8, 2005 - Jackson, WY to Cody, WY

    We were up at 7 AM again and showered and packed up our things before walking over to the Chili Pepper Grill for breakfast. At 9 AM we headed north to Yellowstone back on US 26. As we...

    Day 4

    Day 4 - September 9, 2005 - Cody, WY to Monument, CO

    We slept well in Cody and woke up to another sunny day in Wyoming. We walked to the Buffalo Bill Village Center Café for a little continental breakfast and by 8:30 we were on US 120 traveling southeast...

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Day 2: Goat Cave Karst Nature Preserve


The Preserve was set aside to buffer some of the ecologically sensitive karsts in the area from encroaching neighborhoods. Karsts are caves that feed directly into the Edwards Aquifer below ground.

Because the three caves can be dangerous to hikers and nonprofessional spelunkers, they are...

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