Mini Golf

Getting your children to be active can be difficult, but mini golf makes sports more fun! It is a great activity that the whole family will enjoy. Make sure to check out the five best courses in the area!


Pirate’s Cove Adventure Golf

Learn the history of pirates as you golf over cascading waterfalls, caves with hidden treasure, sunken ships, and a shark! This 18 hole course has won several awards for being the ‘best mini golf in the state.’ This is a treasured destination for Rapid City area families.

Admission is $8.50 for adults, $7.50 for children 4 to 12, and free for ages 3 and under.

Putz n Glo Indoor Black Light Miniature Golf

This Rapid City mini golf course has an entertaining twist- it is under black lights. The 18 hole course is in an 8000 square foot facility that also offers an arcade and snack bar.

Admission is $9.95 for adults, $8.95 for children 5 to 11, and free for children 4 and under.

Holy Terror Mini Golf

This is Keystone’s only 18 hole mini golf course. It is named after the Holy Terror Gold Mine in the area. Your family will have a blast as they putt around boulders, down mine structures, and around a bubbling brook. This course is the perfect combination of fun and challenging- there are even sand traps!

Admission is $9 for adults, $7 for children 6 to 12, and free for children under 6.

Black Hills Putt-4-Fun

Black Hills Putt-4-Fun is an 18 hole course with a waterfall, western decor, water fountains, sand traps, and 20 to 40 foot greens. There is even a practice green for warming up!

Admission if $7 for ages 12 and up, $5 for ages 3 to 11, and free for ages 2 and under.

Grizzly Gulch Adventure Golf

Custer’s Grizzly Gulch is an 18 hole course with rocks, western decor, bear statues, and foliage. This mini golf course is enjoyable and challenging for the whole family!

18 holes is $8.25 per person.


Want to get your own clubs, balls, or equipment? Stop in at local stores that stock golf equipment. For all your golfing needs, go to Elks Lodge Golf Pro Shop in Rapid City or Play It Again Sports in Rapid City.

If you want to introduce your children to adult golf, consider checking out one of the Black Hill’s many golf courses. The best spots are Gold Club at Red Rock in Rapid City, Meadowbrook Golf Course in Rapid City, Southern Hills Golf Course in Hot Springs, Tomahawk Lake Country Club in Deadwood, and Rocky Knolls Golf Course in Custer.

Looking for discounts? Check out the Black Hills Coupon Book!


By Kelsey Sinclair