4 days in Rapid City Itinerary

4 days in Rapid City Itinerary

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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Yellow Mounds Overlook and Big Badlands Overlook. Get outdoors at Door Trail and Harney Peak. Get out of town with these interesting Rapid City side-trips: Prairie Homestead (in Philip), Badlands National Park (Notch Trail, White River Valley Overlook, & more) and Breezy Point Picnic Area (in Keystone). There's more to do: take a stroll through Downtown Rapid City.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Rapid City trip tool .

In September, daily temperatures in Rapid City can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rapid City

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Badlands National Park, Prairie Homestead, Harney Peak, Breezy Point Picnic Area
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Big Badlands Overlook
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Roberts Prairie Dog Town
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Yellow Mounds Overlook

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