6 days in Rapid City Itinerary

6 days in Rapid City Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Deadwood
Drive:  1 h
1
Rapid City
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h
End: Deadwood

5
nights
Rapid City

Rapid City ©
South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rapid City: Custer (Iron Mountain Road, Wildlife Loop Road, &more), Badlands National Park (Badlands Wall & Loop Road) and Mount Rushmore National Memorial (in Keystone). Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Bear Country USA, take in the exciting artwork at Suzie Cappa Art Center, take a stroll through Downtown Rapid City, and have some family-friendly fun at Cosmos Mystery Area.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Rapid City trip itinerary planner.

Deadwood to Rapid City is an approximately 1- hour car ride. You can also do a combination of taxi and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Deadwood to Rapid City due to the time zone difference. In June in Rapid City, expect temperatures between 78°F during the day and 57°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Rapid City

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Custer, Badlands National Park, Mount Rushmore National Memorial, Wall Drug
Highlights from your plan
Bear Country USA ©
Bear Country USA
Reptile Gardens ©
Reptile Gardens
Loop Road ©
Loop Road

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