On the Road from
It's been a long time since we have been lured into a "World Famous" roadside attraction on this trip, so when we see the billboards for "Lincoln's World Famous 50,000 Silver $," we can't resist the urge to pull off I-90 in Haugan, Montana to check it out.
We talked to one of the
And, he's a pretty shrewd businessman, too, we think. The building which houses his world famous bar also has a large family style restaurant and a huge gift shop selling everything you can imagine that is made of silver or has silver dollars embedded in it, plus lots of western wear, an intimidating selection of knives and swords, and the usual roadside attraction tacky souvenirs. Right next door is the Silver Dollar Casino. We figure the
The real highlight of our day was a stop at the Ninepipe Wildlife Refuge on the Flathead Indian Reservation north of
They call it a Wildlife Refuge, but it was a refuge for us as well--a little escape from civilization, before we hit the road again.
We had our picnic on the
Based on what we have seen so far, casinos are to