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South Dakota Air & Space Museum
2890 Rushmore Drive, Ellsworth AFB SD 57706
605-385-5189
www.sdairandspacemuseum.com

Available mid-May to mid-September
50 minute guided bus tour of Ellsworth Air Force Base
Bus Tour Requirements

Valid Drivers License, Military ID, Passport or State issued ID required for passengers 18 and older. Bus tours are conducted on EAFB. Due to security requirements all bus tour guests will be required to pass a security check before being allowed to go on the base. Tour is not handicapped accessible, guests must be able descend and climb 30 stairs.

Holy Terror Mini Golf
609 Hwy 16A, Keystone, SD 57751
605-666-5170
www.holyterrorminigolf.com

Challenging, yet fun! The 18-hole mini golf course rises up a 50 foot steep hillside, and then descends back down the slope. The first and eighteenth holes are unified by a gold mining display and rushing water that flows over a waterwheel and into a millpond. Three types of artificial turf simulate fairways, sand traps and rough will add to the realistic experience that only Holy Terror can offer!

Holy Smoke Trail Rides
24105 Hwy 16A, Keystone, SD 57751
605-666-4444
www.holysmokeresort.com/activities.html
  • Closest Trail Rides to Mt Rushmore & Keystone
  • 1 Hour Rides
  • Stunning Scenery
  • Gentle Horses
  • Experienced & Friendly Wranglers
Rush Mountain Adventure Park / Rushmore Cave
13622 Hwy 40, Keystone, SD 57751
605-255-4384
www.rushmtn.com

Find fun on all levels at the Black Hills' premier destination for family fun. Explore the beautiful stalactite-filled caverns on a Scenic Cave Tour into Rushmore Cave. If you love roller coasters, you will love the Rushmore Mountain Coaster, new for 2016. Discover the sensation of flying over treetops on the Soaring Eagle Zipline Ride, and test your shooting skills at the Gunslinger 7-D Interactive Ride. If you are looking for adventure, you will find it at Rush Mountain Adventure Park. Check our website, www.rushmtn.com, for more information and videos.

Open Daily: May-October. Cave Tours every 15 minutes. 5 Miles East of Keystone on Hwy 40.

The Mammoth Site
1800 W. Hwy 18 Bypass, Hot Springs, SD 57747
605-745-6017
www.mammothsite.com

Imagine visiting an Ice Age museum filled with huge fossils as they were uncovered! Imagine walking the edges of a 26,000 year old sinkhole where mammoths, bears, lions and wolves once walked. See exhibits such as a full-sized Columbian mammoth replica, a walk-in bone shelter and skeletons of now extinct carnivores - the giant short-faced bear and the American lion. A kid's activity area offers young scientists hands-on learning while one floor below the laboratory windows provide a "behind the scenes" glimpse of the scientific work conducted on-site. The Mammoth Site is open year around with guided tours. Self-guided tours are available in Dutch, English, French, German, Russian, Italian and Japanese. Call us for group rates.

Bear Country USA
13820 South Hwy 16, Rapid City, SD 57702
605-343-2290
Fax: 605-341-3206
www.bearcountryusa.com

Enjoy a leisurely 3-mile drive through this unique North American wildlife park nestled on 250 acres of Black Hills beauty. View black & grizzly bears, mountain lions, wolves, elk, cougars, bobcats, buffalo, & more! Located 8 miles south of Rapid City on the road to Mount Rushmore. 

Old MacDonald's Farm
23691 Busted Five Court, Rapid City, SD 57702
605-737-4815
www.oldmacdonaldsfarmrc.com

Your family can enjoy over 100 popular farm animals in a clean, relaxed hands-on environment. This beautiful farm on the road to Mount Rushmore is a great place to play with, feed and even bottle feed some of the many friendly animals.

Grand Magic
370 West Main St., Custer, SD 57730
406-291-2004
www.grandmagicshow.com
laflinmagic@yahoo.com

Features the talents of internationally-awarded illusionist Duane Laflin, 7:30 p.m nightly through August 30. For tickets, call 406-291-2004 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Reserved seating. Seats are assigned when tickets are purchased. One child 12 and under free with paid adult.

Dinosaur Museum
8973 S Hwy 16 Rapid City SD 57702
605-342-8140
Fax: 402-562-5478
https://www.facebook.com/thedinosaurmuseumsd/about/?entry_point=page_nav_about_item

The Dinosaur Museum is located adjacent to Reptile Gardens at 8973 S Highway 16 in Rapid City, South Dakota. Inside the dinosaur exhibit, you will see over 98 ancient reptiles from more than 65 species, learn more in our educational movies theatre, have the opportunity to make your way through our famous mirror maze, and even try your hand at digging for fossils!

We offer a picnic tables for any special event and are happy to help with any special requests. For booking information please call us directly.

Pets: Yes
Dragon Blaster
221 Swanzey St, Keystone, SD 57751
605-666-4242

Inside Grizzly Creek Gifts

A 3-D black light battle arena awaits you in a high energy air cannon game. Whose side will you be on, the dragon or the wizard? Collect as many foam balls as you can, man your battle stations and blast away! For 2-12 players at a time, this is a great way to settle those arguments you had in the car.

National Presidential Wax Museum
619 Hwy 16A, Keystone, SD 57751
605-666-4455
www.presidentialwaxmuseum.com

Beneath the watchful gaze of Mount Rushmore in the beautiful Black Hills sits the National Presidential Wax Museum. Visitors gain insight into our nation's democracy through life-size, realistic wax figures depicting our country's most shaping experiences in dramatic historical settings. Recapture the spirit of patriotism as you witness the evolution of American democracy represented by all 44 presidents. Enjoy a self-guided hour-long tour of 96 wax figures in this amazing collection.

Keystone Historical Museum
410 3rd Street, PO Box 177, Keystone, SD 57751
605-666-4494
www.keystonehistory.com

Visit and feel the splendor of the 1890 Victorian Schoolhouse in Keystone! Keystone was developed through the gold rush of the late 1890's. The Historical Keystone Museum houses displays of local Keystone history including mining and the making of Mt Rushmore collectibles. It also houses the collectibles of Carrie Ingalls of "Little House on the Prairie" fame. She lived most of her adult life in Keystone. The museum is free. The Keystone Historical Society manages the museum and the Keystone Historical Walking Tour with 21 sign sites throughout the community of Keystone. The walking tour is also free. Brochures available at the Chamber. 

Rockin' R Trail Rides
24853 Village Ave, Custer, SD 57730
605-673-2999 (Summer) • 520-349-6078
www.rockingrtrailrides.com

Guided trail rides in small group setting from 1 hr. to 1/2 day and overnight trips on Black Hills National Forest. Open 7 days/week: Memorial Weekend through Sept. Only minutes from Keystone/Mt. Rushmore. Located one mile south of Crazy Horse Memorial on Hwy 385/16 at Heritage Village Village near Custer.

Rushmore Tramway Adventures
PO Box 112, 203 Cemetary Road, Keystone, SD 57751
605-666-4478
www.rushmoretramwayadventures.com
rushmoretramslide@yahoo.com

Ride, slide, zip, climb or stroll! Cruise the 2000-ft. Alpine Slide in wheeled sled. Chairlift up to wander flower-lined pathways & dine at Garden Cafe with view of Mt. Rushmore. Thrill to a speedy flight on 800-ft. Zipline. Challenge the Aerial Adventure Park’s suspended ladders, ropes, zip lines, & bridges.

Rushmore Borglum Story
324 Winter St, Keystone, SD 57751
605-666-4448
www.rushmoreborglum.com

An exciting tour for the whole family! The world of Gutzon Borglum, sculptor of Mt. Rushmore. Make sure your family enjoys the full Rushmore experience. Become part of the carving years. Museum Gift shop - quality selections. Hwy. 16A on the "Strip" in Keystone. Open May through early October. A Family-Approved Attraction.

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