Wall Drug was the only place that I absolutely insisted upon stopping at on this trip, because I knew it was just right off the highway. Needless to say once you leave Rapid City, you are constantly reminded to stop there due to the many, many clever billboards along the way! I started to shoot them but there were just too many!
On the way to Wall.
They really do sell coffee for .05 cents.
Jackalope heads. The jackalope joke is well known in the mid west and western states.
We had lunch here. I had a bison burger and Russell had the lunch buffet.
Inside the main building.
Fortune Teller Pappy
There's even a small chapel.
Russell had so hoped to see a live buffalo along the trip, but this was the best we could get.
In the mining company building, they had a replica of a water sluice. You could buy a bag of dirt with 'treasures' inside, shake the dirt into the sluice pan and shake it out under the water of the sluice to reveal the pretty stones and (fake) arrowheads. We came away with a nice sack of them!!!
Here is the obligatory, "Badgers?! Badgers?! We don't need no steenking badgers!" joke