Perhaps you thought of stopping in Rapid City, South Dakota for a night on your family road trip, allowing a quick visit to Mount Rushmore, as did we. But after we decided to hang around for 4 nights, we discovered there was so much more to do around Rapid City. Here’s our favourite 13 things to do (in addition to Mount Rushmore).
So you are thinking about travel to the Black Hills this summer for a little fun family get away or maybe a retreat for you and your sweetheart, but other than Mt. Rushmore you don't really know where to start. Fear no more for I will outline here...
Choosing a restaurant for lunch or dinner in a new city can be intimidating. This is especially true when you’ve only got a couple days on vacation - you want to ensure it’s the best experience for your family. So if you’re in Rapid City, South Dakota for only a short time, make your way to our #1 dining recommendation.
Mount Rushmore on a cloudy day just outside of Rapid City South Dakota. One of the many stops included in our guide :-)
Two-Day Itinerary for South Dakota's Badlands and Rapid City
Rapid City and the Badlands (75 miles apart on Interstate-90) combine for a great list of must-do stops: http://www.midwestliving.com/travel/south-dakota/rapid-city/two-day-itinerary-for-south-dakotas-badlands-and-rapid-city/