5 days in Rapid City Itinerary

5 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.
Get out of town with these interesting Rapid City side-trips: Custer (Custer State Park, Custer County Candy Company, & more), Wall Drug (in Wall) and Badlands National Park (Loop Road, Yellow Mounds Overlook, & more). The adventure continues: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Mount Rushmore National Memorial, admire the landmark architecture of Chapel in the Hills, make a trip to Dinosaur Park, and appreciate the history behind Crazy Horse Memorial.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Rapid City holiday planning site .

October in Rapid City sees daily highs of 62°F and lows of 40°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rapid City

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Custer, Badlands National Park, Wall Drug, Crazy Horse Memorial, Mount Rushmore National Memorial
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Chapel in the Hills ©
Chapel in the Hills
Sylvan Lake ©
Sylvan Lake
Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©

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