Archives for the ‘Attractions’ Category

Flying with Black Hills Balloons Flying with Black Hills Balloons By | Sep 14th, 2015 | Category: Attractions, Events, Outdoor Adventure “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 Adventure 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: Attractions, Culture 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: Attractions, Culture, 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, […]
How to Spend 4 Hours in Deadwood How to Spend 4 Hours in Deadwood By | Jun 16th, 2015 | Category: Attractions, Discoveries, Outdoor Adventure The historic town of Deadwood has so much to offer that it would be impossible to fit everything into a four hour time slot. However, depending on what your interest is, I’ve put together a list of many of the possibilities that you can partake in while you’re here. From gaming, museums, tours of the city, hiking […]
Discover Norwegian Charm in Rapid City, SD Discover Norwegian Charm in Rapid City, SD By | May 17th, 2015 | Category: Attractions Lefse, lutefisk, pickled herring and Ole & Lena jokes – what’s not to love?! As the third most populated state with Scandinavian Americans (by the way – there are more people of Norwegian ancestry in the United States than in Norway!), you’re sure to experience some of our ancestral influences during your visit to the […]