Custer State Park (Images of America) by Tom Domek

By Tom Domek

Custer nation Park is among the greatest and most lovely country parks within the state. From towering granite spires and pine-draped mountains to trout streams and distant savanna, the park deals scenic wonders and leisure possibilities seldom matched at the Northern nice Plains. First tested as a kingdom wooded area in 1912, at the present time the park is domestic to 1 of the most important bison herds within the state, in addition to different infrequent wildlife. sooner than cost, the Black Hills have been Lakota territory. After gold used to be came across alongside French Creek in 1874, the govt. waged struggle at the Lakota, forcing them onto reservations, and settlers rushed to the quarter. pictures and narrative during this e-book offer an interesting assessment of the park's wealthy usual and social heritage. even if the topic is Cathedral Spires or Sylvan Lake, common George Custer or Black Elk, Custer nation Park will have interaction those that price background and the previous couple of unspoiled areas left within the country.

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