Archives for the ‘Attractions’ Category

All Aboard – The 1880 Train! All Aboard – The 1880 Train! By | Sep 20th, 2015 | Category: Attractions, Discoveries (WordPress), Events Imagine yourself immersed in the immaculate beauty of the Black Hills while riding on a vintage steam train like the ones that helped settle the great American West. As you glide through the wilderness on this renovated train, the breeze is wistfully blowing past you, views of Harney Peak and wildlife can be seen nearby, […]
Flying with Black Hills Balloons Flying with Black Hills Balloons By | Sep 14th, 2015 | Category: Attractions, Events, Outdoor Recreation “You Should See the Hills from Here!” This travel-invoking slogan for Custer, SD couldn’t be more fitting. Custer is nestled among family attractions, museums, excellent shops and eateries, Crazy Horse Memorial, Jewel Cave National Monument and, of course, Custer State Park. It makes the perfect base for exploring all that the Southern Hills have to […]
Caputa Alpacas Caputa Alpacas By | Aug 11th, 2015 | Category: Attractions, Outdoor Recreation The Black Hills have a long history as a destination for animal adventures. With world-class wildlife attractions that include Reptile Gardens, Bear Country U.S.A., Old MacDonald’s Farm, horseback trail riding, Custer State Park’s wildlife loop and Buffalo Jeep Safari Tours—just to name a few—the Black Hills are a perfect setting for getting up close and […]
Spend Some Time in Rapid City Spend Some Time in Rapid City By | Jul 21st, 2015 | Category: Arts and Culture, Attractions As you plan your vacation to the Black Hills, you’ll quickly realize that as South Dakota’s second largest city (home to just over 70,000 residents), Rapid City is the regional hub for shopping, dining and entertainment this side of the Missouri River. It would be appropriate to designate multiple days of an itinerary in order […]
Hill City Highlights Hill City Highlights By | Jun 29th, 2015 | Category: Arts and Culture, Attractions, Food and Dining If you’re looking for scenic beauty, a bit of culture and some fascinating history all the way back to the prehistoric, make sure you take time to stroll the streets of Hill City, the second oldest town in the Black Hills (Custer wins as the oldest). With a plethora of things to see and do, […]