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    With more 16 national and state park units, a million acres of forest and hundreds of attractions, trust us when we say you'll want to read up before you visit.

With more 16 national and state park units, a million acres of forest and hundreds of attractions, trust us when we say you'll want to read up before you visit. We just don't want you missing out because we hear it all the time (although that just means you have a great excuse to come back)! 

Download or view our printed guides that are distributed far and wide to easily see more photos and discover all the Black Hills and Badlands region holds. 

Exploring the Black Hills & Badlands Vacation Guide

What catches most first-time visitors to the Black Hills and Badlands region is how much there is to do here. What often gets overlooked is the Black Hills are a small region that's home to over 16 national and state park units, over a million acres of forest with hundreds of attractions dotted in-between. Its definitely more than Mount Rushmore National Memorial! 

The Black Hills Vacation Guide is our 108-page comprehensive guide covering the region. We cover every park, every town and almost every thing to do (although, we couldn't fit it all...we had to stop the page-count somewhere ;) ). If you're planning a trip to the Black Hills soon this guide will prove invaluable and give you all the up-to-date information you need to plan your next vacation! 

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Exploring the Black Hills & Badlands Winter Vacation Guide

The Black Hills of South Dakota and Wyoming are a winter playground that draws hundreds of thousands each year for so many reasons. Its a great time to experience another side of the region as it truly is an all-seasons wonderland. The parks and great offerings don't close for the season and whether its the ski slopes, the snowmobile trails or the serenity of this magical landscape resting beneath a clean blanket of snow, the passion for the winter in the Black Hills is high. 

This winter section of the Black Hills Vacation Guide is our guide to all things to do in the winter here in the Black Hills and surrounding area. In it you'll find detailed info on the Black Hills trails for snowmobiling, snowshoeing, and other uses, along with up-to-date info on the ski areas, national parks and other winter happenings. 

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South Dakota Vacation Guide

The 2017 South Dakota Vacation Guide is a 280-page, full-color traveler's guide to South Dakota. It's a big, comprehensive magazine filled with more than 700 color photos, 35 different maps and information on more than 1,000 attractions, accommodations and visitor services in all corners of South Dakota.

The Guide includes over 160 pages on the popular Black Hills and Badlands region of western South Dakota and eastern Wyoming.