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Sturgis Biker Rally 2005

An August 2005 trip to Sturgis by miami_texan

Buffalo Chip Campground Photo, Sturgis, South Dakota More Photos
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Buffalo Chip Campground

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Buffalo Chip Campground Photo, Sturgis, South Dakota
The famous Buffalo Chip campground, located basically in the middle of Sturgis, is a MASSIVE complex with thousands of individual camp sites; be it on foot, on a chopper, or in a subcompact hatchback or an ultramodern RV, Buffalo Chip can accommodate you. The complex also includes a giant arena where concerts are held. (We saw The Steve Miller Band and there were between 30,000 - 50,000 people at the show). When the concert ends, all the people who there on their bikes (you're allowed to ride it into the venue, which is outdoors) ride out of the arena while everyone else forms a lane of sorts for the bikers to ride through. This was really cool because you get a chance to experience the bikes, sound a...Read More

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Buffalo Chip Campground
P.O. Box 909
Belle Fourche, South Dakota 57717
(605) 892-4101

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