Mount Rushmore National Memorial

Spearfish Canyon

Needles Highway

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Deadwood’s Big Whiskey Festival

This year participants can expect to select from 30 different Whiskey’s including Rye, Scotch, Irish, Bourbon, Japanese & Canadian at several different locations during the Big Whiskey Festival. Tickets are $70 plus fees and will get you 15 sample tickets so you can choose what you’d like to sample. Registration is at Saloon No. 10 from 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm. Big Whiskey tickets are limited to 300.

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Start Here to Explore the Black Hills

Looking for an unforgettable Black Hills adventure? You’re in the right place. We’re Black Hills Vacations, and it’s our top priority to help you book the Black Hills. With our team of travel experts, you can plan a whole vacation or itinerary from A to Z, book lodging, find unique activities or browse Black Hills events to top off your trip. If you don’t know where to start planning your South Dakota memories, start here – with Black Hills Vacations.

Things to love about visiting the black hills

Mount Rushmore National Memorial

Cross this majestic monument off your bucket list.

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Come for the Rally. Stay to see everything else.

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Black Hills Events

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Historic Deadwood

Go west and get wild in this historic mountain town.

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National & State Parks

See Badlands National Park, Custer State Park and more.

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Your Black Hills Expert

As the official central reservation company for the Black Hills and Badlands, our friendly travel agents live here and know the best local sights and stops for a vacation you’ll never forget. Packages from Black Hills Vacations are perfect for families, outdoor enthusiasts, special event travel and more. From airline tickets to lodging, car rentals and shuttles, one click or one call does it all.

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Black Hills Vacations offers free vacation guides from a variety of communities. Get an insider view of attractions around South Dakota, things to do in Deadwood or a guide to Black Hills campgrounds and cabins. Choose the guide you want, and we’ll send you a printed guide in two to three weeks.

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Hotels, gaming, wild west shoot outs and more – that’s how you Do Deadwood.


Explore the Region

A Black Hills vacation is central to hundreds of scenic monuments, parks, restaurants and attractions. Start planning your trip by getting the lay of the land – literally. Browse Black Hills maps to pick your perfect vacation spot that’s central to everything you want to experience.