Archives for the ‘Outdoor Recreation’ Category

Hunting for Fun: Geocaching in the Black Hills Hunting for Fun: Geocaching in the Black Hills By | Apr 11th, 2017 | Category: Events, Outdoor Recreation Living in the heart of the Black Hills with my husband and two children, ages 3 and 6, we are always looking for free, fun things to do together as a family. We first heard of geocaching from our neighbors who regularly take their kids out to enjoy the activity. After seeing a few pictures […]
The Secluded Lodge in Spearfish Canyon That’s Completely Surrounded by Breathtaking Natural Beauty The Secluded Lodge in Spearfish Canyon That’s Completely Surrounded by Breathtaking Natural Beauty By | Mar 23rd, 2017 | Category: Arts and Culture, Attractions, Food and Dining, Outdoor Recreation Here in the Black Hills, Spearfish Canyon is one of our “Wonders of the World” for our neck of the woods. Six hundred million or so years ago, long before man walked this area, it was covered by a huge sea. As water subsided and landmasses began to appear—30 to 60 million years ago—drainages such […]
Black Elk Peak: Before The Peak Black Elk Peak: Before The Peak By | Mar 22nd, 2017 | Category: Outdoor Recreation Custer State Park is arguably the crown jewel of the Black Hills—home to towering pines that shelter roadways, gentle flowing creeks with clear, sun-sparkling waters, and massive granite outcroppings around every corner. From Custer State Park is also where you can access South Dakota’s highest point of elevation. At 7,242 feet, Black Elk Peak (formerly […]