Posts authored by ‘Nik’

Most People Have No Idea This Rare Attraction in Hill City Exists! Most People Have No Idea This Rare Attraction in Hill City Exists! By | Jun 28th, 2017 | Category: Attractions, Science Over 65 millions years ago the western United States looked completely different and was ruled by the King of the Tyrant Lizards, Tyrannosaurus Rex. Fast forward to present day and the Black Hills Institute of Geological Research in Hill City is one of the nation’s top T. rex research centers. Currently home to one full […]
One-of-a-kind Paintings from a Black Hills Artist One-of-a-kind Paintings from a Black Hills Artist By | Jun 8th, 2017 | Category: Arts, Culture Nestled in a forested area just outside of Spearfish Canyon lies an artistic treasure the likes you’ve never seen. Dick Termes has been making his Termesphere’s since 1968 and doesn’t show any signs of stopping. Upon arriving at the Termesphere gallery you’ll notice that the buildings share a resemblance to his namesake artwork. Living and […]
Mobile Eatery Serving Gourmet Options in the Black Hills Mobile Eatery Serving Gourmet Options in the Black Hills By | May 25th, 2017 | Category: Culture Rapid City has numerous choices for a tasty and unique lunch or dinner, but some options stand out from the others. With a menu changing every quarter, NOSH Mobile Eatery has been supplying Rapid City with innovative menu items for the last three years. Gourmet food trucks are a recent culinary development that offer gourmet […]
Keep Calm and Escape the Room Keep Calm and Escape the Room By | Jan 29th, 2017 | Category: Culture Hidden messages, secret codes, and trap doors are only a few of the things you might encounter in the latest group activity to hit the Black Hills. For those of you who have yet to experience an escape room, I highly recommend you get a group together and go get your sleuthing on. Starting in […]
Black Hills Wine Itinerary Black Hills Wine Itinerary By | Dec 18th, 2016 | Category: Culture, Dining No matter where you are in the Black Hills, good wine is only a short drive away! With cold temperatures upon us, it’s the perfect time to venture indoors and enjoy some Black Hills wine. While you can start anywhere in the hills, if you’re looking for a full day of wine tasting I’m going […]
Caves are Perfect for Winter! Caves are Perfect for Winter! By | Nov 17th, 2016 | Category: Culture Winter in the Black Hills is just as fun and exciting as the summer months! And while most people head to the ski slopes or go out on a snowmobile there are other outdoor activities for the adventurous type. Although ‘outdoor’ might not be the best term for going caving in the winter. Despite the […]
Painting the Big Picture: Art in the Black Hills Painting the Big Picture: Art in the Black Hills By | Nov 2nd, 2016 | Category: Arts, Culture Art and culture is the lifeblood of any society and the Black Hills has more than its fair share. In Hot Springs, SD, you can visit the largest gallery of original artwork in the Black Hills. Owned by Adam Heath, the Shaman Gallery has been selling artwork from around the world for 15 years. He […]
Black Hills Pumpkin Carving Designs Black Hills Pumpkin Carving Designs By | Oct 20th, 2016 | Category: Arts, Culture Halloween is my favorite time of year and this year is no different. We are happy to release our first ever Black Hills & Badlands Pumpkin Carving Templates. Just cut out the template, trace it onto your pumpkin and have fun. Some of the designs do require intricate cutting, while others are a little more […]
Pumpkins Will Fly at the Great Downtown Pumpkin Festival! Pumpkins Will Fly at the Great Downtown Pumpkin Festival! By | Sep 23rd, 2016 | Category: Culture If you find yourself in Downtown Rapid City tomorrow morning be sure to keep an eye to the sky. The Eighth Annual Great Downtown Pumpkin Festival starts tomorrow at 9am, and at 10am the CAMP teams from South Dakota School of Mines and Technology will be launching pumpkins over 200 feet to see who’s can […]
Rock, Reggae and the Blues in the Black Hills! Rock, Reggae and the Blues in the Black Hills! By | Sep 6th, 2016 | Category: Culture Coming up next weekend you can expect the hills around Deadwood to be filled with the sounds of rock, reggae, and blues as the Deadwood Jam invites you to two incredible days of outdoor concerts. September 16th & 17th mark the 26th Annual Deadwood Jam and this year’s line-up is going to make for an […]
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