3 days in Rapid City Itinerary

3 days in Rapid City Itinerary

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Rapid City
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Rapid City

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South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rapid City: Custer (Sylvan Lake & Custer State Park) and Badlands National Park (Loop Road & Badlands Wall). Next up on the itinerary: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Reptile Gardens, take a stroll through Downtown Rapid City, and admire the landmark architecture of Chapel in the Hills.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Rapid City online trip itinerary maker .

In August in Rapid City, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 57°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rapid City

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Custer, Badlands National Park
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Chapel in the Hills
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Custer State Park
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Sylvan Lake

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