BIG SCENES

Badlands National Park

Learn history and culture while you enjoy the beautiful sights.

Seeing is believing. Capturing views across the plains and over the hills, there’s no shortage of iconic Rapid City images. The history of this place fills canvases and screens. From roaming buffalo to expansive landscapes, Rapid City is the very picture of the pioneer spirit, moving people to carve monumental visions into hillsides. The Black Hills stretch on, pulling you with them into the distant wilderness. Dusty purple sunsets meet unforgiving hillsides, home to epic encounters. 

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Visit Rapid City | Summer Nights in Rapid City
The best way to spend Thursday nights in Rapid City is at Downtown Summer Nights! Visitors and locals alike dance in the street every Thursday night to free ...
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The Presidential Trail at Mount Rushmore National Memorial offers so many different perspectives of Mount Rushmore. Walk the trail and find your favorite ...
Visit Rapid City | Custer State Park Buffalo Roundup
Once a year, during the Custer State Park Buffalo Roundup, visitors get front row seats to witness the corralling of a thundering herd of over 1300 bison.