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Settlers and Playcatan.com

09/03/2014
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Well, I usually just use this blog to blog about pictures and travel, I figured it'd be a decent place just to blog about random stuff as well. This time its going to be about the game Settlers and especially, playing it on playcatan.com. Now, settlers is a game of strategy but also has a large luck element to it. However, placements, ports, where to put the robber, and other factors do play a large part in if you win or lose.

First off, if someone is trolling you, its really hard to (...)

Chain O' Lakes State Park

09/01/2014
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On the way to Chicago, I made a stop at Chain O' Lakes State Park . While the park does contain lakes formed by the inlet of the fox river, the lakes aren't that scenic, but the Praire landscape is.

 

Sunset over the Prairie

 

And a nice shot of sunset over the parking lot:

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Bike ride to the Dells

08/08/2014
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Biked from Madison to Wisconsin Dells Today. There isn't a path like the other places I go so I just had to take roads. This does lead to a lot of scenic stuff though and interesting places. For instance, the veterans memorial:

Tank

 

Biking on the road is also more scenic than biking on the trails (...)

Cahokia and Horseshoe Lake

08/04/2014
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On the way back from St. Louis. I stopped at Cahokia Mounds and Horseshoe lake State Park. Not really much scenic but Cahokia does have the biggest mound structure in North America, Monk's Mound:

 

Monk's Mound

 

Horseshoe (...)

Badger and Jane Adam's Trail

07/25/2014
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Biking today on the Badger State Trail and the Jane Adams Trail . The Badger Trail has this large tunnel that makes it famous:

 

Tunnel (...)

Copper Falls and Timms Hill

07/23/2014
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The last bit of my road trip I went to Copper Falls and Timms Hill. Copper falls is considered one of the best state park in all of Wisconsin with its scenic falls:

 

Copper Falls

 

And Brownstone Falls:

Brownstone Falls

 

And of course, me claiming Wisconsin at the top of Wisconsin (...)

Claiming the Mississippi

07/22/2014
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After leaving North Dakota, I went in search of the source of the Mississippi and found it at Lake Itasca . As always I put my flag up at the headwaters and claimed all the lands that the Mississippi and its tributaries drain for the Empire of the Glorious Bob.

Claiming the Mississippi

Theodore Roosevelt National Park

07/19/2014
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I spent most of the time in North Dakota at Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Its a great park with views of landscape, wildlife, and the Northan Dakotan Badlands, which are different from their South Dakotan counterparts.

Rain over the landscape:

Rain Over the Landscape

 

Landscape on a sunny day:

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White Butte

07/18/2014
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Leaving South Dakota, I went north into the lands of North Dakota at arrived at its highest point, White Butte. At 3508ft, its a desolte Butte that stands alone in the North Dakotan Countryside and marks its highest point.

Some hills near the high point under skies

Hills Near the Butte

 

Far off view of the Butte:

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Badlands National Park

07/17/2014
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Next stop on the road trip was Badlands National Park in South Dakota with its amazing Limestone formations. Plenty of wildlife in the park as well.

 

Hills and Buttes of the Badlands

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