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This storied mountain range was named because of its dark, dense forest terrain.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautiful and very different part of the country. We have spent a week here and have not seen it all. Highly recommend spending at least 10 days to get it all in.

Thank VacaCouple2014
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Great family destination - able to find something from young children to the grandparents. Take your time - it is not a destination to be rushed. Lots of adventure, wildlife, sightseeing, and attractions to take in.

Thank DrLFoodie
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We only had 3 days in this area and in that time we saw Rapid City, Chapel in the Hills, Lead, Deadwood (gold mine and panned for gold), Sturgis, Spearfish, Bridal Veil Falls, Mt. Rushmore (late day and the lighting) Needles Highway, Wildlife loop, Custer...More

1  Thank donname240
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

The Black Hills of South Dakota are beautiful and a great place to spend a few days. We only had 2 days, so we packed in a lot in those 2 days! One regret is that we made our “home base” in Rapid City and...More

1  Thank Sonolove
Reviewed 13 May 2018

We stayed in Deadwood, drove through the Black Hills on a tour bus and stopped at Lead, Keystone, Mount Rushmore and Crazy Horse. Our tour guide was excellent and provided us with so much information about Deadwood and the entire area of the Black Hills....More

Thank jgluv2travel
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We went back to the Black Hills again this summer, stayed six nights in the camper cabins at Stockade Lake inside Custer SP. Great place to recharge the batteries while still getting out and about for hiking and other activities. Went right before the Sturgis...More

Thank PahaSapa37
Reviewed 4 April 2017

We wish we had planned to stay there longer, there's a lot to explore in this Black Hills area. After visiting Mount Rushmore National Park, we went to Custer State Park. On the way we saw the beautiful Horsethief Lake, great place to stop for...More

3  Thank aditi108
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We went to the black hills this summer to see the Teton ,mount Rushmore,the pine trees,we went on picnics,some short walks a lot of sight seeing.

2  Thank william w
Reviewed 21 October 2015

We absolutely loved the Blacks Hills of South Dakota. There is so much to do from Mt Rushmore, Custer State Park and the crazy horse monument. There are lots of cool little rustic towns with plenty of food, shopping and activities. While each little town...More

8  Thank Snwavem3
Reviewed 8 October 2015

We went to the Black Hills of South Dakota in the off season to see the sites. It was a great time even tough it was over cast and raining most days. This did inhibit us from seeing Mount Rushmore, too much fog. But all...More

5  Thank comp5185
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