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Stories and Tips Rapid City

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Badlands

Written by Casual Tourist on 28 Sep, 2000

The Badlands are beautiful, vast and forboding. On one visit we took advantage of the helicopter tour over the area. The view was breath-taking. It's been a while and I'm not so sure of my memory but the cost was somewhere between…Read More


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Main Street in Rapid City

Written by huddlesgirl on 05 Aug, 2005

With a great small-town feel, Main Street is an awesome place just to relax and walk. It’s not such a great place to go shopping, unless you are looking for a hideous wedding dress. This is the historic downtown district. Highlights include the 1914 First…Read More


What is there to do in the Black Hills?

Written by msutton8 on 11 Jul, 2002

The Black Hills of South Dakota, on the western edge of the state are beautiful mountains, that seem black from a distance due to the thick covering of pine forest. The Native American people call it Paha Sapa, and it is a center of their spiritual…Read More


Johnson Park DGC

Written by Dalenoel on 06 May, 2003

Played the Johnson Park Disc Golf Course and was not disappointed. There were only 12 baskets and the course played fairly short. Some of the holes took advantage of the trees and required, accuracy, anhyzer, and hyzer shots. The entire course could…Read More


Black Hills Road Trip: An America Classic

Written by Jim Rosenberg on 05 Oct, 2000

Considered holy land by Native Americans and immortalized by western movies, the rugged beauty and natural wonders of the Black Hills region have been a tourist draw for generations. It is a land that harkens back to the days of western expansion, gold prospectors,…Read More


Badlands of South Dakota

Written by joshua98k@yahoo.com on 24 Oct, 2012

Badlands of South DakotaTrip Does: If you are traveling out to Western South Dakota, this needs to be one of your first stops. This region has been created by erosion and the winds that have help create a very unique panoramia view of the Badlands…Read More


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