Back in 2005, when we took a trip around the country. At one part of the trip, we were heading to Java’s house for a wonderful, Fluxx-filled visit.
On that leg of the trip, we wanted to stop and see Mount Rushmore. We ended up missing it because of the snow storm that was heading for us.
SO, this trip, we made a plan to stop and see it come hell or high water! We made it to South Dakota.
And then we ended up driving back into Wyoming… oops. But once we figured out where we were, we had a nice scenic drive.
Once we’re back in South Dakota, we finally got to see it! After 11 years and 11 months… we saw this
Now, don’t get me wrong, it’s impressive but, all the ads make it seem like it’s four times larger than what it is. We still snapped photos of each of us in front of it. Here is a picture of Miles in front of it.
He is the photogenic one of the group.
But the best part of the whole trip? That was when I was done snapping a ton of pictures, I turned back around to see what the boys wanted to do next.
That is when I snapped a picture of my kids that sums up the entire trip.
The best part is, random dude in the background has about the same expression.
Was it worth it? Hell yes!
Will I do it again, probably not. But it was still cool to see.