We were back on the road & decided to stop in Butte, Montana to see the Berkeley Pit copper mine.
The kids seemed to have a bit of trouble with the binoculars...
You had to walk down a long tunnel to get through the hill. Then you could see the pit.
It's huge, & this copper mine has a long history. It was a quick stop, but interesting!
We stopped to look at the sale table & scored a set of 3 shirts for Asher for $4!
One less thing to buy for school shopping!
Asher couldn't figure out why I wouldn't let him go see the trolley!
On the road again! We spent a lot of time listening to our iPods!
(it was either iPods, or American politics!)
We made it all the way to the Grand Coulee Dam!
We watched a short video about the building of the dam, then walked around a bit.
After being in the truck all day the kids had a little trouble sitting still for the video, so we opted not to see the 45 minute, more in-depth video.
I'm surrounded by craziness!