“So what is there to do in the Black Hills?”
The Black Hills has over one million acres of national forest, dozens of history rich museums, and hundreds of exciting attractions. So a better question would be “what can’t you do in the Black Hills”? If you are looking for a family friendly vacation destination, look no further. Whether history buff, thrill-seeker, or outdoorsman. Everyone can find things to do in the Black Hills.
Unlock the Past
South Dakota has a vibrant history dating back to prehistoric times. From dinosaurs to mammoths, early American history to modern day mechanical marvels. There is a museum for everyone in the Hills.
Become One with Nature
The Hills are abound with beauty and outdoor adventures. Black Hills National Forest consists of 1.2 million acres of forested hills and mountains all available to outdoor enthusiasts from free. Custer State Park spans 71,000 acres and is home to roaming buffalo, friendly burros, and soaring granite peaks. Hiking, kayaking, swimming, camping, fishing, and even birding are all popular activities for the nature lover in your family.
Play, Ride, and Fly
There are hundreds of thrilling attractions in the Black Hills. Explore underground caverns, soar through the trees, get up close and personal with reptiles, or fly through the sky. These are just a few of the amazing things to do in the Black Hills.