His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco arrived in Cody, Wyoming yesterday to “…celebrate the centenary trip of his great-great grandfather’s [Albert I] hunting trip with William F.”Buffalo Bill” Cody…” according to the Palais Princier.
Yesterday afternoon the sovereign prince had a chance to view the Camp Monaco exhibit at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West, plant a tree in front of the center as well as attended a reception where Prince Albert II “…announced the winners of the 2013 Camp Monaco Prize, a new scientific research grant, worth $100,000, supporting biodiversity studies in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem…” according to various sources.
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Photo courtesy of the Palais Princier/BBHC