Black Hills Bucket List

Five Things To Add To Your Bucket List

Bucket list: a number of experiences and achievements that a person hopes to have or accomplish during their lifetime.

The perfect bucket list should leave you with inspiring experiences, monumental moments and big discovery. If the Black Hills is on your bucket list, you’ve already created a pretty inspiring list. If it isn’t, we’re here to share with you why it should be. Read on to learn about must-see sights in the Black Hills to ensure that you’ll get the most out of your trip.

Visit All Six National Parks

Spectacular landscapes, surprising nature and fascinating history are all just a short drive from Rapid City. Our love for national parks is multiplied by six here helping you cross a handful off your list.

Don't Miss These Sights

You've seen these faces before, but have you discovered Rapid City? From the Badlands to the Black Hills, there's so much to see and do in and around this Midwestern town. Read about the seven sights you won't want to miss when you book your trip.

Fun And Secretly Educational

Who said you don't learn on vacation? In and around Rapid City you will find all kinds of fun and secretly educational attractions and activities like visiting prehistoric beasts or learning how to nature. Don't believe us? Check it out on Buzzfeed!


Taking a cruise through the Black Hills this Summer? Iron Mountain Road is one scenic Cruise you don't want to miss. This 17-mile stretch between Custer State Park and Mount Rushmore National Memorial was designed to be slow going so you can take in the beautiful scenery around you! #VisitRapidCity


You don't have to wait for the stars to align to Visit Rapid City and the Black Hills. But when they do it's breathtaking! ⠀
Photo Credit: @jessebrownnelson #VisitRapidCity

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