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“Flame or no Flame”
Review of Flaming Fountain

Flaming Fountain
Ranked #5 of 18 things to do in Pierre
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Miller, South Dakota, United States
Level 4 Contributor
33 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Flame or no Flame”
Reviewed 3 March 2012

I grew up in Pierre so I've seen the fountain burning many a time but usually lately it has not been lit. I know the winds are fierce here in SD so I assume that is why it isn't lit. However if it isn't lit there really is no charm. It smells terrible which is why it can burn.

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English first
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36 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“tourist attraction.”
Reviewed 5 February 2012

The fountain comes from an artesian well which supplies warm water and natural gas. this has been going on since the early 1900's. The gas has been slowly diminishing in quantity for some time.

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