The Northern Black Hills of South Dakota.
The Northern Black Hills is an area rich with stories of the gold rush and the Wild West. In the historic gaming town of Deadwood, visit the haunts of legendary figures Wild Bill Hickok and Calamity Jane. Spearfish Canyon is known for its breathtaking beauty of towering cliffs, sparkling streams and cascading waterfalls. The town of Sturgis is home of the famed Sturgis Motorcycle Rally and nearby Bear Butte State Park. Lead is the site of Homestake Gold Mine, once the largest and deepest gold mine in the western hemisphere where surface tours are currently offered.
While in the Northern Black Hills, make sure to see:
• Petrified Forest of the Black Hills
• Deadwood Casinos