Leads Sanford Lab Homestake Surface Tour
Vacation Package

Starting at $489

Family of Four (2 Adults, 2 Kids 12 and Under)
Pricing based on lowest-priced lodging

Valid Dates: 06/01/2019 - 10/01/2019

Lead, SD is a haven for history buffs, outdoor enthusiasts and scientists! This educational and fun package starts at the new Sanford Lab Homestake Visitor Center and includes a one -hour Trolley Tour of this historic mountain town and to the Homestake Gold Mine’s surface operations, now the Sanford Underground Research Facility. Learn how geology shaped the community with the discovery of gold, the ethnic neighborhoods and the Neutrino experiments at the Underground Science Lab. Your next tour is on horseback where you'll visit an historic stampmill site and learn about the geology of the region.

This fascinating history package starts at $489 for a family of 4 and includes: 2 nights lodging, the Sanford Lab Homestake Surface Tour which starts at the new Sanford Lab Homestake Visitor Center and horseback riding with Blacktail Horseback tours. Optional add-ons include a 1-hour tour of Historic Deadwood and entrance to the Broken Boot Gold Mine in Deadwood.

Valid June 1, 2019 - October 1, 2019

Some restrictions apply.

Lodging Options

Activity Options
  • Barefoot Resort
  • Blackstone Lodge and Suites
  • Terry Peak Lodge
  • Spearfish Canyon Lodge
  • Terry Peak Chalets
  • Carsten Cottages
  • Ponderosa Pines Inn and Cabins
  • The Loft
  • Wickiup Village Cabins
  • Whitetail Creek Resort
  • Trailshead Lodge
  • Sanford Lab Homestake Visitor Center
  • Blacktail Horseback Tours