Archives for the ‘Attractions’ Category

The Spooky Side of the Black Hills – Not Just on Halloween The Spooky Side of the Black Hills – Not Just on Halloween By | Nov 4th, 2014 | Category: Arts and Culture, Attractions, Discoveries (WordPress), Events, Outdoor Recreation You probably grew up being told, “there’s no such thing as ghosts,” …but nearly half the country thinks otherwise. A Huffington Post poll shows that 45 percent of Americans believe in ghosts, or that the spirits of dead people can come back in certain places and situations. Though Halloween may have passed, ghostly stories linger […]
Top 5 Instagram Photos for September Top 5 Instagram Photos for September By | Sep 30th, 2014 | Category: Arts and Culture, Attractions, Outdoor Recreation From autumn hues to tower blues, we’ve compiled our most-liked Instagram photos for September: #1. Devils Tower (http://instagram.com/p/sqfWOiLu0u/?modal=true)   #2. Autumn in the Black Hills, photographed by @austnadventures (http://instagram.com/p/tYPyYTLu-z/?modal=true)   #3. Spearfish Canyon, by @ericboe1980 (http://instagram.com/p/tEkjzaLuwV/?modal=true)   #4. 49th Annual Buffalo Roundup, photographed by Greg Valladolid (http://instagram.com/p/tbrykRLu_e/?modal=true)   #5. Roughlock Falls in Spearfish Canyon (http://instagram.com/p/tDNYI0ruxJ/?modal=true) […]
A Dream Come True A Dream Come True By | Sep 16th, 2014 | Category: Arts and Culture, Attractions Three years ago, Matthew and Choi Jackson bought a plot of land on the outskirts of Sturgis, South Dakota. Their goal? To move a step forward in the fulfillment of a dream. However, this dream had actually been a work in progress for over a decade, from the time the first grape vines were planted on a small […]
Hiking the base of Devils Tower National Monument Hiking the base of Devils Tower National Monument By | Jul 16th, 2014 | Category: Attractions, Outdoor Recreation Sometimes it’s all too easy to focus on the grandiose mountain carvings and national parks of the Black Hills, that we simply forget about our neighbors in the northeast corner of Wyoming. But if you can squeeze in one extra day on your Black Hills vacation, a mini road trip to Devils Tower National Monument […]
The Edgemont Melodrama Is One Of The Best Times You’ve Probably Never Heard About The Edgemont Melodrama Is One Of The Best Times You’ve Probably Never Heard About By | Jul 12th, 2014 | Category: Arts and Culture, Attractions, Events Having recently heard about the Edgemont Melodramas and the promise of good time, I sought it out this past Thursday. What I found was a couple of firsts for me, 1. my first theater experience in a cattle-sale barn and 2. my first attendance of a melodrama. Honestly, either on its own might be a good time but like cold beer on a summer day, ice cream and root beer, fireworks and the Fourth of July, together they couldn't seem more right (or more American).
Fourth of July Events Fourth of July Events By | Jun 27th, 2014 | Category: Attractions, Events Independence Day in the Black Hills means fireworks, parades, hot dogs, BBQ, picnics and other Fourth of July events that make this summer holiday one of our favorites! America’s birthday is right around the corner and the Black Hills are ready to celebrate the 4th of July weekend with a slew of family-friendly events, taking […]