Along with the Black Hills & Badlands scenery and national parks, you will find a surprising array of fun visitor attractions that you and your kids will enjoy together.
From the comfort of your own vehicle, observe black bears, mountain lions, wolves, elk, & other North American wildlife in their natural environment. Take Babyland area where younger & smaller animals frolic in the outdoors & the grizzly bear roams. Cub Grub Snack Shack. Bear's Den Gift Shop.
The National Natural Landmark is an internationally renowned indoor working paleontological site/museum. More than 60 Columbian & woolly mammoths have been unearthed, as well as over 80 other species of associated Ice Age fauna. Hands-on activites for children, an educational experience for the entire family. Groups welcome. AAA Gem designation.
Take a hike! Explore your world! Stop by the SD Game Fish & Parks office to learn about our outdoor heritage through interactive exhibits, hiking/walking trails, hands-on classes and more. FREE admission. Open year-round.
Mind-blowing adventure just 2 miles below Mt. Rushmore. Get a harness on, pump your courage up, and fly down the breathtaking 800-ft. Zipline. Then test your nerve stepping off into mid-air on the adjacent 60-ft. Free-Fall Jump Tower. COMING 2017: over a mile of ziplining on sensational new Zipline Tour!
Just 2 mi. below Mt. Rushmore awaits the ultimate in family fun. Traverse the treetops on suspended ropes, rings, ladders, bridges & ziplines. 8 varied courses offer 100+ obstacles in a 90-minute self-paced challenge of this floating jungle gym. Adjacent to Jump Tower, Alpine Slide & sensational NEW Zipline Tour!
Located in Historic downtown Rapid City, real life game playing! Exciting and addictive fun. Numerous interesting, historically accurate Black Hills scenarios available. Escape the rooms in 60 minutes ...IF you can!
The Escape Rooms
Ghosts of the Black Hills