Top 5 Most Inspiring Photos of February

By | Mar 1st, 2017 | Category: Photography
Top 5 Most Inspiring Photos of February

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February has proven to be a mix of cold, winter days – intermingled with unseasonable days with record high temps. All in all, we’re looking back on a one-of-a-kind month that has left us desiring every ounce of the spring season yet to come. Here are a few of our favorite Instagram photos from the last 30 days: 

1. January 29: “As one of the darkest night skies in America, the amount of stars not only visible to the naked eye but to the camera is nothing short of astonishing in the Badlands.” @npopiel

4. January 31: “Snow conditions are looking juuuust right! Photo by @gypsy__sole.


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is a South Dakota native, with family roots in Beresford. She attended Augustana College in Sioux Falls, a year of which she spent studying in Norway and traveling extensively through Scandinavia and most of Europe. She acquired her degree in Sociology and International Studies, as well as a stronger appreciation of her Nordic heritage. Despite her love of travel, she and her husband have thoroughly enjoyed making Rapid City their home. She satisfies her wanderlust by soaking up all the beautiful scenery and historic treasures the Hills have to offer. (Though you'll still catch her stashing loose change in a jar labeled "next trip to Europe.") She is the Communications Director for Black Hills & Badlands Tourism Association.

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