6 days in Rapid City Itinerary

6 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: Badlands National Park (Badlands Wall, Loop Road, & more), Mount Rushmore National Memorial (in Keystone) and Devils Tower National Monument (in Devils Tower). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Downtown Rapid City, take in breathtaking views at Canyon Lake Park, browse the different shops at Wall Drug, and pause for some photo ops at Crazy Horse Memorial.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Rapid City travel itinerary planner.

In April, daily temperatures in Rapid City can reach 14°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rapid City

Parks Nature Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Badlands National Park, Crazy Horse Memorial, Devils Tower National Monument, Wall Drug, Mount Rushmore National Memorial
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Reptile Gardens
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Devils Tower National Monument
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Mount Rushmore National Memorial

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