2 days in Keystone & Custer Itinerary

2 days in Keystone & Custer Itinerary

Created using Inspirock South Dakota vacation maker

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

2 days in Keystone & Custer Itinerary

Start: Rapid City
Drive:  30​min
1
Keystone
— Few hours
Drive:  45​min
2
Custer
— 1 night
End: Custer

few
hours
Keystone

Keystone ©
Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
On the 28th (Tue), get in on the family fun at Rushmore Tramway Adventures.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Keystone trip maker app .

Rapid City to Keystone is an approximately half hour car ride. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Rapid City in May, with highs in Keystone at 59°F and lows at 37°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can go by car to Custer.

Things to do in Keystone

Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Rushmore Tramway Adventures ©
Rushmore Tramway Adventures

1
night
Custer

Custer ©
Generally considered to be the oldest town established by European Americans in the Black Hills, Custer began as a mining town.
On the 28th (Tue), immerse yourself in nature at Custer State Park.

Plan my trip to Custer with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Keystone to Custer takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 59°F in May, and nighttime lows around 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Custer

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Sylvan Lake ©
Sylvan Lake
Needles Eye Tunnel ©
Needles Eye Tunnel
Iron Mountain Road ©
Iron Mountain Road

Similar Plans

3 days in Custer BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Custer BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Custer BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Custer BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, outdoors, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Custer & Keystone BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 5 days in Custer BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 12 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 1 day in Custer BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Badlands National Park, Custer & Keystone BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, kids, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 13 days in Custer BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 2 days in Custer BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans