Archives for the ‘Attractions’ Category

Fun in the Sun at Angostura Fun in the Sun at Angostura By | Jul 5th, 2016 | Category: Attractions, Outdoor Recreation What images do you think of when you picture the Black Hills? I’m guessing you might envision the faces of Mount Rushmore. Or maybe some of the granite spires stacked along the hillsides of the Black Hills National Forest? Or maybe you’re seeing the mighty buffalo that stand tall and proud in many of our […]
7 Splendiferous Signs of Summer in the Black Hills & Badlands 7 Splendiferous Signs of Summer in the Black Hills & Badlands By | Jun 21st, 2016 | Category: Arts and Culture, Attractions, Discoveries (WordPress), Events, Outdoor Recreation According to the calendar, Monday marked the first official day of summer 2016. But a quick look around the Black Hills and Badlands would easily show that summer is already well underway. Just consider these seven signs that prove the dog days of summer are here! 1. Hanging out at the watering holes. As the […]
How to Make the Most of Four Hours in Lead, SD How to Make the Most of Four Hours in Lead, SD By | May 24th, 2016 | Category: Attractions Tucked into the steepest folds of the Black Hills, Lead is still a place where you can escape from the world. This historic gold town is an off-the-beaten-path playground where people are more about relaxed authenticity than glamorous trends. With so many amazing attractions, parks, and monuments scattered throughout the Black Hills, we understand that […]
Bison Expected to be Named the Official Mammal of the U.S. Bison Expected to be Named the Official Mammal of the U.S. By | May 8th, 2016 | Category: Arts and Culture, Attractions, Discoveries (WordPress), Events, Food and Dining, Outdoor Recreation, Photography The National Bison Legacy Act—a bipartisan bill designating the bison (also known as buffalo) as America’s official national mammal—has stampeded through both the House of Representatives and the Senate, and now awaits President Obama’s signature into law. As North America’s largest land mammal, the buffalo would join the ranks as an iconic American symbol alongside […]
The 10 Best Breakfasts & Brunches in the Black Hills The 10 Best Breakfasts & Brunches in the Black Hills By | Mar 8th, 2016 | Category: Attractions, Food and Dining It’s what mom has always said: breakfast is the most important meal of the day. But it’s sometimes overlooked that breakfast can also be the most delicious meal of the day. We’re sharing insight on 10 of our favorite area breakfasts & brunches that are sure to blow your mind (and your taste buds), and […]
Want to Win the Most Epic Black Hills Vacation Ever? Want to Win the Most Epic Black Hills Vacation Ever? By | Feb 16th, 2016 | Category: Arts and Culture, Attractions, Events This isn’t something we typically offer up on the Black Hills Travel Blog, but there’s currently a vacation giveaway on Midwest Living for a dream Black Hills experience that could possibly be the most epic Black Hills trip giveaway ever. The giveaway from Midwest Living, South Dakota Tourism, and Black Hills and Badlands Tourism and their partners, […]