3 days in Rapid City Itinerary

3 days in Rapid City Itinerary

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South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
Attractions like Reptile Gardens and Mammoth Site of Hot Springs make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with these side-trips from Rapid City: Custer (Needles Eye Tunnel, Sylvan Lake, & more), Loop Road (in Badlands National Park) and Mount Rushmore National Memorial (in Keystone). There's more to do: take a stroll through Downtown Rapid City and admire the landmark architecture of Chapel in the Hills.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Rapid City online tour itinerary planner .

In October, daytime highs in Rapid City are 62°F, while nighttime lows are 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rapid City

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Custer, Loop Road, Mount Rushmore National Memorial, Mammoth Site of Hot Springs
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Reptile Gardens
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Mammoth Site of Hot Springs
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Sylvan Lake

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