Hike A Trail To Happiness
Shaded expanses of dense evergreen forests may have led to their name, but the Black Hills of South Dakota are far from monochromatic this time of year. Spring greens are in this season, with blue skies, clear waters and subtle earth tones making outdoor exploration irresistible. With five nearby hiking trails within 30 minutes of Rapid City, the path to your happy place begins right here.
Save The Date for Mom: May 8
Treat her to an adventure she’ll never forget: a steam train ride through the beautiful Black Hills. The 1880 Train Mother’s Day Express takes off May 8 for a special afternoon journey with bubbly, sweets, shopping and lots of time with the ones she loves.
Just You and Me
Whether toasting the years together, hanging with your best buddy or chasing outdoor thrills, Rapid City makes spending time together a new adventure.
Let's Bring The Kids
The Black Hills are perfect for family fun, with attractions that get kids tuned into natural wonders, storied places and experiences they’ll always remember.
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