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A Night at Central States Fair

Rapid City’s Central States Fair is held from August 17 through 26 this year at the fairgrounds, and will entertain thousands of people from young to old. But n...

Visit Hot Springs

Many people and animals have enjoyed the warm, therapeutic waters of the Minnekahta valley over the centuries. Recreational and health factors brought humans he...

Museums in the Black Hills

When you choose to visit the many Black Hills museums, you will find exhibits focusing on the area’s rich history, unique fossil displays of mammoths and dinosaurs, collections of minerals and meteorites, aviation exhibits, U.S. Presidents and much m...

About Hot Springs

Many people and animals have enjoyed the warm, therapeutic waters of the Minnekahta valley over the centuries. Recreational and health factors brought humans he...

Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary

"You will feel them before you hear them…You will hear them before you see them.” The greater Black Hills area is wonderfully abundant in wildlife, and even ...

Wind Cave National Park

President Theodore Roosevelt approved the establishment of Wind Cave National Park on January 9, 1903. The park was the first area set aside to preserve and protect a cave system and later became known for the re-introduction of bison, pronghorn ante...
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Exploring Black Hill’s Hidden Ghost Towns: Carbonate

South Dakota has no shortage of historic “tourist attraction” ghost towns, complete with gift shops and tour guides. But if you’re looking for a unique glimpse into the history of the Black Hills, take a walk off the beaten path and go hunting for th...