South Dakota National & State Parks

Whether your plans are for hiking, biking, rock climbing, camping, wildlife viewing, geocaching or just exploring—you’ll make perfect memories in one of the many state and national parks located in the Black Hills.

National Parks, Monuments & Memorials in the Black Hills

You’ll find six national parks, monuments, memorials and historic sites in the Black Hills—all within a short drive of each other. Discover Mount Rushmore National Memorial, Badlands National Park, the Minuteman Missile National Historic Site, Wind Cave National Park, Jewel Cave National Monument. Book our National Parks and Monuments package and see them all, plus more!

State Parks in the Black Hills

Western South Dakota is home to seven state parks and recreations areas including the oldest and largest, Custer State Park.You’ll also find Angostura State Recreation Area, the George S. Mickelson Trail, Bear Butte State Park, Rocky Point State Recreation Area, Sheps Canyon State Recreation Area and Roughlock Falls State Recreation Area in Spearfish Canyon.

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Badlands National Park - Badlands SD

Badlands National Park

The Badlands National Park, or "mako sica" as it is known to the Lakota people, is a place of mystery, spirituality and natural beauty. Loca...

Crazy Horse Memorial - Custer SD

Crazy Horse Memorial

Crazy Horse Memorial is the world's largest sculpture-in-progress, and frequent drilling and mountain blasts make each visit unique. When complete...

Custer State Park Entrance

Custer State Park

Custer State Park is located in the southern Black Hills of South Dakota and is considered one of the top 10 Wildlife Destinations in the World. This ...

Jewel Cave National Monument - Custer SD

Jewel Cave National Monument

Current status of Phased Reopening.  Ranger-Guided Cave Tours Suspended until Further Notice Due to an elevator construction project, Je...

Minuteman National Historical Site Visitor Center

Minuteman Missile National Historic Site

Reservations are Required for the Delta-01 Tour and can be made up to 90 days prior to arrival. Tour reservations inside 24 hours are not available. N...

Mt Rushmore National Memorial

Mount Rushmore

Mount Rushmore National Memorial, Keystone, South Dakota is open.  In the interest of public health, the Information Center is closed and all edu...

Mount Rushmore Audio Tour

Mt Rushmore Self-Guided Tours

The Mount Rushmore Audio Tour is a recorded guide at Mount Rushmore National Memorial incorporating narration, music, interviews, sound effects and hi...

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