A Stroll Through South Dakota's Original 1880 Town
This post may contain affiliate links. Please read my disclosure for more info. When traveling across South Dakota on Interstate 90, just west of Murdo, a small town suddenly bursts […]
Badlands National Park
Badlands National Park features tons of unique formations formed millions of years ago. The harsh climate is now home to an assortment of wildlife!
Cathedral Spires Is The Most Beautiful Hike In South Dakota
Take on one of the most gorgeous hikes showcasing the best of the Black Hills of South Dakota on this trail in Custer State Park.
South Dakota: Norbeck Scenic Byway
Not only home to the beloved American landmark Mount Rushmore, Norbeck Scenic Byway also fascinates visitors with ghost tours from 1800s gold rush days, amazing geological formations, and the occasional mountain goat. Learn more.
"Sioux-per Boy" Bronze by artist Matt Lanz outside Rapid City Airport in South Dakota
Travelers flying into Rapid City are greeted by Matt Lanz's piece of artwork welcoming them to the Black Hills. The bronze sculpture titled "Sioux-per Boy" stands at 12 feet 4 inches tall and weighs in at 1,400 hundred pounds. The message behind the piece is about dreaming big and believing anything is possible. It's also about bridging the gap between the modern world and the traditional Sioux horse culture. Lanz is one of five local artists chosen to have his artwork displayed at the…
Bighorn Scenic Byway (Wyoming 14 & 14A)
The Bighorn Mountains in northern Wyoming and southern Montana are a 200 mile extension of the Rocky Mountains. The Bighorn Basin lies between the Bighorn Range to the east, and the Absaroka Range to the west. The Absarokas are where you will find Chief Joseph Scenic Byway and of course the famous Beartooth Pass (WY 212). (Ride along with me in the video below!) Map of the General Area There are three highways that traverse the Bighorns and they are all designated Scenic Byways - These…
Palisades State Park
South Dakota’s Palisades State Park is about half an hour’s drive from the city of Sioux Falls and is located a little ways off Interstate 90, which connects Seattle to Boston. We’…
Things to do at Custer State Park in the Black Hills of South Dakota!
Things to do Custer State Park in South Dakota include hiking, exploring Sylvan Lake, camping, staying in a cabin or one of the several park lodges