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Top things to do in South Dakota

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A 73,000-acre wilderness that draws comparisons to Yellowstone National Park when it comes to... more
Sculptor Gutzon Borglum created this famous mountainside carving of the visages of four great... more
Badlands Wall (Badlands National Park)
A ridge that goes through the park, and is the site of incredible rock formations, which are being... more
Loop Road (Badlands National Park)
Main route through Badlands National Park.
Sylvan Lake (Custer)
Popular lake in Custer State Park.
Needles Eye (Custer)
A geological formation located in Custer State Park.
An 18-mile scenic drive in Custer State Park.
This empty expanse where Native Americans once roamed is now a national forest.
Falls Park (Sioux Falls)
Park with waterfalls where the river flows over many tiers of Sioux quartzite.
America's International Treasure. This National Natural Landmark is an internationally renowned... more
Presidential Trail (Keystone)
Hiking trail at Mount Rushmore.
This scenic drive passes by tall rock formations and through tunnels.
Reptile Gardens (Rapid City)
World-renowned adventure park, Reptile Gardens is a must-see family attraction no matter what your... more
Spearfish Canyon (Spearfish)
This scenic 19-mile drive in the Black Hills that passes cliffs, waterfalls and the Spearfish Creek... more
Bear Country USA (Rapid City)
Enjoy a leisurely 2-mile drive through this unique North American Wildlife park nestled on 250 acres... more
At over 7,200 feet, this is the Black Hills tallest mountain.
Downtown Rapid City (Rapid City)
Escape for the weekend to Downtown Rapid City and experience numerous art galleries, fashionable... more
Brule (Hill City)
To some, we are a Native American art gallery; to others, we are a trading post reminiscent of days... more
Wades Gold Mill (Hill City)
**We are now closed for the 2014 season.** Our season is Memorial Day - Labor Day! An authentic... more
Chapel in the Hills (Rapid City)
Replica of the 850-year-old Borgund Church in Norway and has unique architecture and woodcarvings.
This storied mountain range was named because of its dark, dense forest terrain.