by Mark and Kristen Morgan

South Dakota Travel

South Dakota is the perfect USA travel destination for less crowded areas of outstanding natural beauty.

The Southwestern part of the state packs a mighty punch with Badlands National Park, Custer State Park and Mount Rushmore all surrounded by the stunning Black Hills National Forest.

Traveling from further afield? Fly into Rapid City and the entire region is on your doorstep.

We highly recommend driving Iron Mountain Road and Needles highway, but use caution on those winding roads!

Our travel guides and itineraries will help you plan the perfect South Dakota vacation.

South Dakota Road Trip Itinerary

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Visit The Stunning Black Hills

Drive stunning highways through colorful forests, hike to Black Elk Peak for panoramic views over 4 states, spot wildlife in Custer State Park and of course photograph Mount Rushmore on this epic 4 day South Dakota road trip.

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