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    Rafter J Bar Ranch Campground

    12325 Rafter J-Bar Road, Hill City, SD 57745
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          Traveler (67)
          Room & Suite (19)
          Pool & Beach (7)
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          Overview
          • Excellent72%
          • Very good20%
          • Average5%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
          Travelers talk about
          “comfort cabin” (16 reviews)
          “main camp” (11 reviews)
          Free Parking
          Pool
          Pets Allowed
          Babysitting
          Free Wifi
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          Horse Thief Campground
          229 reviews
          #1 of 12 Specialty lodging in Hill City
           
          K Bar S Lodge
          860 reviews
          #1 of 14 hotels in Keystone
           
          Best Western Golden Spike Inn & Suites
          724 reviews
          #1 of 12 hotels in Hill City
           
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          157 reviews
          #5 of 12 hotels in Hill City
           
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          1 - 5 of 234 reviews

          Reviewed 2 days ago

          We can't possibly say enough about the campground. We had two large RV's (one 40 foot, one 35 foot Winnebago motorhomes). We stayed in Line Camp. Very private and beautiful, the sites were huge and we had tall pines all around us. It was the...More

          Thank Janell H
          Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

          Stayed here three nights as we toured the Black Hills. Ranch Camp Loop was fantastic. Our little grandchildren saw deer in the meadow every night and "stalked" them in the high grass. Obviously didn't get close but fantastic memories. Pool, playground, camp store all were...More

          Thank James W
          Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

          Rafter J has really nice campsites with plenty of room between sites. Restrooms and showers are clean, nice pool and hot tub as well. The campground itself is scenic and is very close to Custer State Park, Hill City, and Black Hills National Forest. You...More

          Thank Laurie B
          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          Great campground and perfect South Dakota location. Staff is very friendly. Facilities are in good condition and clean. Beautiful views and surroundings with plenty of room at each site. But the best part is the location. It is located just minutes from Mount Rushmore, Crazy...More

          Thank CHexhibits
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          If you like tall pines, beautiful open meadows, mountain views and lots of room, Rafter J Bar is for you. This is our favorite campground in 15 years of RV'ing. Sites are spacious and quiet. Laundry and bathrooms were clean. Staff was friendly and helpful....More

          Thank KieferAZ
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          229 reviews
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          860 reviews
          #1 of 14 hotels in Keystone
           
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          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
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          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Free Parking
          • Babysitting
          • Things to do
          • Pool
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          • 227
          • Location
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          • South Dakota >
          • Hill City
          • Also Known As
          • Rafter j Bar Ranch Campground Hotel Keystone
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          Traveler (67)
          Room & Suite (19)
          Pool & Beach (7)
          Hotel & Grounds (38)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Steve W
          When do you close the swimming pool and hot tub?
          October 3, 2016|
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          Response from sekmd2472016 | Reviewed this property |
          Hi, I think is is 10 PM, but that was during the September. That may change as we get into fall. Best bet it to check their website; and if that doesn't answer the question, give them a call. It was the nicest RV park we... More
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          Grillgal-21
          Heading that way next week. Any advice on best or worst sites a motor Home?
          September 2, 2016|
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          Response from Tim S | Reviewed this property |
          Yes call and explain what you are looking for. We loved the island camp.
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          Grillgal-21
          Don't want to get burned again. Need input on what sites to ask for and what sites to stay away from. Any information is greatly appreciated. Things like easy access for a motor home, shade, space between campers, quiet, etc..... Thanks
          August 5, 2015|
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          Response from SandyToes2B | Reviewed this property |
          Ranch Camp and The Island are the best. The are the furthest from the pool if that is okay. You won't get as much of the Highway noise. We stayed at Line camp and the Highway noise was bad. That was the only bad thing about... More
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          "Choose a site as far away from the highway as possible as it can be a little noisey at times."
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          "Know the type of camping you like to do and select the best camping area at the resort to meet you needs."
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          "Don't recommend base camp as a first choice. Other camps seemed to be the better choice."
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          "THe cabins are amazing, my sister stays there every yr."
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