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Needles Eye

Custer, SD
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Ranked #4 of 24 attractions in Custer
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Geologic Formations
Activities: Rock climbing
Description: A geological formation located in Custer State Park.
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Madison, WI
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

Great ride through Needles on a sunny July day! If on two wheels, definitely for the experienced drivers. Would not miss!

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Reisterstown, Maryland, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

It's a beautiful drive but a bit scary.Go slow! Breathtaking views. Stop by a pull off for to take pictures.

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Lenexa, Kansas
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91 reviews 91 reviews
50 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

Needles Eye is one of the highlights when driving Needles Highway. There is a place where you can stop and get out of your vehicle to take pictures and check out the area. There is also a tunnel where you drive thru at Needles Eye.

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Dubuque, Iowa
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51 reviews 51 reviews
17 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

This was one our kids favorite areas with the hairpin curves, tight barley fit through rock tunnels, and neat rocks to climb up and around and almost get lost!

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Akron, Ohio
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

very scenic drive on the needles highway, they have a lot of places to pull off and see the sights, all the needle rocks and tunnels were very cool

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Dearborn, Missouri
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

If you are in the Black Hills you have to drive Needles Highway. Absolutely stunning! Unbelievable views and scenery

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manitoba
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

What an amazing drive! Such a beautiful space, take your time, stop for a picnic lunch and enjoy the beauty! We ended up wrapped up in a bit of a traffic jam around the needles eye, so if you go, don't park along the side of the road, caused major problems for the rest of us, but just made the... More

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Tampa, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

We had a local resident that belonged to our group and drove us to attractions, providing insightful information along the way.

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Michigan
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45 reviews 45 reviews
19 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

The drive up is tight. We had a big F150 pickup truck that we had to tilt the mirrors in so we would fit thru. The Needles eye is a great photo opportunity..

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Reston, Virginia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

I have never seen a more beautiful road in my entire life. If there are prettier roads in the United States., please someone tell me where.....You can take pictures , but never enough to explain what you actually saw.

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