5 days in Hastings, South Dakota & Lincoln Itinerary

5 days in Hastings, South Dakota & Lincoln Itinerary

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Hastings
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Wall
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Keystone
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Lincoln
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Hastings

Hastings
Hastings is a city and county seat of Adams County, Nebraska, United States. To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Hastings day trip planner.

Lincoln to Hastings is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 68°F, and evening lows to 43°F. You'll set off for Wall on the 15th (Thu).

Things to do in Hastings

Museums · Wildlife · Parks

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Wall

Wall ©
Wall is a town in Pennington County, South Dakota, United States. You've now added Loop Road to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): explore and take pictures at Loop Road.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Wall road trip app.

Getting from Hastings to Wall by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Hastings in October, expect little chillier with lows of 36°F in Wall. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Keystone.

Things to do in Wall

Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Loop Road ©
Loop Road
Wall Drug ©
Wall Drug

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Keystone

Keystone ©

Home Of Mount Rushmore

Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): pause for some photo ops at Crazy Horse Memorial, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Mount Rushmore National Memorial, and then hike along Presidential Trail. On the next day, take in the dramatic natural features at Needles Eye Tunnel and then take a memorable drive along Iron Mountain Road.

For reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Keystone road trip planner.

Drive from Wall to Keystone in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. When traveling from Wall in October, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Keystone: temperatures range from 57°F by day to 34°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 18th (Sun) before leaving for Lincoln.

Things to do in Keystone

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Crazy Horse Memorial ©
Crazy Horse Memorial
Presidential Trail ©
Presidential Trail

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Lincoln

Lincoln
Lincoln is the capital of the U.S. For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Lincoln itinerary maker website.

You can fly from Keystone to Lincoln in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Keystone in October, with highs in Lincoln at 69°F and lows at 43°F. On the 18th (Sun), you're off to home.

Things to do in Lincoln

Parks · Museums · Fun & Games · Nightlife

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