Monday, I took a phenomenally scenic journey from
I always relish making this trip, because it’s such a fascinating drive, with vast, open spaces and dramatic skies for miles on end.
The landscape is other-worldly, stark, and yet absolutely beautiful.
There are farms periodically in the countryside, and close to
This is also part of the Lewis and Clark trail. I’m always awed by the journey those two took, when I travel through states that mark the trails they forged.
It’s a very rugged landscape and intimidating in its very scope.
Just thinking about Sacajawea being pregnant as she led the two of them through the wilderness boggles my mind.
Ever since I saw first-hand the landscape she traversed, I have held her in the highest esteem.
“Life is like a landscape. You live in the midst of it but can describe it only from the vantage point of distance.” (-Charles Lindbergh)