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Horse Thief Campground

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Hill City, SD
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Horse Thief Campground
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Denver, Colorado
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46 reviews 46 reviews
24 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed in one of the tent sights with no electricity. Our sight was up on the hill. I think the sights in the meadow looked quite a bit nicer, but we made our reservations only a week before labor day weekend. Meadow sights are larger and have very nice grass fields to setup tents in. The hill was wooded,... More

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Natick, Massachusetts
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My fiance and I stayed at Horse Thief in early July and it is absolutely wonderful. It is in the Black Hills, close to Custer State Park, the Needles Highway, Mount Rushmore, and the Crazy Horse monument. I HIGHLY recommend staying here as it was clean, well kept, affordable, and simply beautiful!

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Bismarck, North Dakota
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was perfect! I made my reservation for Labor Day weekend months in advance just in case. When I reserved, we had a teeny camper. When we bought Clause (our obnoxiously large monster rv), the thought to call and reserve a larger spot didn't even register in my mind. Well it did.. 10 miles from Horse Thief (and 5... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is great. Wonderful setting, friendly and informative staff, and very clean facilities. Hot showers included is a great plus! Pretty easy to find and very centrally located among the area attractions.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great facility. Well kept. All the resources we needed. Close to lots of attractions. We were camping on the outer rim. Great spot to be at. Close to the restroom close to the pool and the store. We needed some extras and they were well stocked. Quiet place.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was such a nice place to spend 3 nights in the black hills. It was located well off the main road...many other campgrounds in the area cannot say the same. Very close to Needles Highway, Sylvan Lake, and Custer State Park. Also close to Rushmore and Crazy Horse. People at the main desk were very helpful. We stayed here... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed on tent site 95 for 5 nights with our two children 8 and 5. We had never been camping as a family before and we our experience at Horse Thief Campground was perfect! Nestled in the Black Hills, just a short distance from major roadways, the campground was quiet, clean, well-maintained and beautiful! The staff was friendly and... More

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Boise, Idaho
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for 4 days and loved this campround. It is a lovely forest setting with nice warm pool and facilities. Close to monuments and custer state park . The owners are warm and the most helpful park managers we have encountered. We are traveling cross country and have seen many! We had some engine problems and they were very... More

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Loveland, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here during the rally and couldn't be more pleased. The campsite included breathtaking scenery of rock outcroppings and an occasional deer. This campground is tucked away off the road which provides a peaceful environment. Will definitely stay here again!!

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We had an amazing time staying here during Sturgis Rally. The campsite that we were assigned was #10, which we found perfect since it was level, clean, with beautiful trees and quiet surroundings. Upon reading the other review of the same site, was a bit shocked since we couldn't come up with one single complaint about our stay at this... More

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Address: Hill City, SD
Location: United States > South Dakota > Hill City
Also Known As:
Horse Thief Campground Hotel Hill City

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