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Black Hills National Forest overview

Black Hills National Forest is special for its parks, and known for its casinos and shops. You'll enjoy the ample coffee and bar options, along with outdoor areas for horseback riding and walking. Visitors can plan a fun excursion to Sylvan Lake and Needles Eye. Make some memories at Wade's Gold Mill and Teddy Bear Town. If you're looking for a family-friendly getaway, Black Hills National Forest is for you.

Where to stay in Black Hills National Forest

Black Hills National Forest offers a wealth of accommodation options for business and leisure travelers alike. There are 109 hotels in the Black Hills National Forest area and you can shop as many as 17 deals for rooms on, some with discounts of up to 51%.
  • • 39 2-star hotels with an average price of $50 per night
  • • 42 3-star hotels with an average price of $50 per night
  • • 20 4-star hotels with an average price of $66 per night

How to get to Black Hills National Forest

Fly in to Rapid City, SD (RAP-Rapid City Regional), 34.3 mi (55.2 km) from downtown Black Hills National Forest.

What to see around Black Hills National Forest

Fun activities in the area include these attractions:
  • • Sylvan Lake
  • • Needles Eye
  • • Horse Thief Lake
  • • Cosmos Mystery Area
  • • Bear Country USA
Known for its family-friendly sights such as:
  • • Flintstones Bedrock City
  • • Rushmore Tramway Adventures
  • • Putz n Glo - Black Light Mini Golf
  • • Reptile Gardens
  • • Ranch Amusement Park
Its parks and mountain views offer a glimpse of the natural beauty, and favorite spots for nature lovers include:
  • • Jewel Cave National Monument
  • • Center Lake
  • • Peter Norbeck Visitors Center
  • • Dinosaur Park
  • • Berlin Wall Exhibit
Some recommended attractions include:
  • • Wade's Gold Mill
  • • Teddy Bear Town
  • • Museum @ Black Hills Institute
  • • Crazy Horse Memorial
  • • Pactola Pines Marina

When to visit Black Hills National Forest

If you're starting to plan your trip, you might be wondering when's the best time to visit. Here are the seasonal norms to help you decide when to go:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 49°F day, 15°F night
  • • April-June: 77°F day, 25°F night
  • • July-September: 81°F day, 38°F night
  • • October-December: 63°F day, 14°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 2.0 inches
  • • April-June: 8.5 inches
  • • July-September: 6.7 inches
  • • October-December: 2.4 inches