Twenty-second Reunion of the USS Cabildo (LSD-16) Crewmembers' Association
Rapid City, South Dakota - September, 2017

Mount Rushmore

September 15, 16 and 17
  entering Mt. Rushmore  
Entering Mt. Rushmore in the fog Friday afternoon
Mr Nourgam
Gutzum Borglum who creeated the memorial
Bust by his son
Dining Room
Mt. Rushmore has an excellent resturant and gift shop
Friday evening we went up for the "lighting" but the fog obscured the Memorial
Still foggy Saturday afternoon - "just George's Ghost" for most of us

We had gone by first thing in the morning and it was so foggy we did not stop. We drove on and came back again late in the afternoon.

  little fog  
A few saw a slight break in the fog just before our bus left Saturday..
mt rushmore
A few of us got back again on Sunday and it was nice and clear.

George Washington

Thomas Jefferson
  Teddie Roseveldt  
Theodore Rosevelt
Abraham Lincoln
  mt goats  
We also got to see a couple of Mt. Goats.
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