8 days in South Dakota Missouri River Region Itinerary

8 days in South Dakota Missouri River Region Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Chamberlain
— 1 night
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Yankton
— 1 night
3
Lemmon
— 1 night
4
Mobridge
— 1 night
5
Pierre
— 3 nights

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Chamberlain

Chamberlain ©
Chamberlain is a city in Brule County, South Dakota, United States. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): head outdoors with Allen's Hillside Guide Service - Day Adventures and then see the interesting displays at South Dakota Tractor Museum. Keep things going the next day: hunt for treasures at Old West Trading Post, thentake an in-depth tour of South Dakota Hall of Fame, thenmake a trip to Dignity, and finally take an in-depth tour of Akta Lakota Museum.

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Denver to Chamberlain is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Denver to Chamberlain due to the time zone difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Yankton.

Things to do in Chamberlain

Museums Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

South Dakota Tractor Museum, Old West Trading Post
Highlights from your plan
South Dakota Tractor Museum ©
South Dakota Tractor Museum
Akta Lakota Museum ©
Akta Lakota Museum
South Dakota Hall of Fame ©
South Dakota Hall of Fame

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Yankton

Yankton ©
Yankton is a city in, and the county seat of, Yankton County, South Dakota, United States. On the 26th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Lewis and Clark Recreation Area, thenstroll around Fantle Memorial Park, and then get to know the fascinating history of Meridian Highway Bridge.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Yankton driving holiday planner.

Drive from Chamberlain to Yankton in 2.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Yankton are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to Lemmon.

Things to do in Yankton

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Meridian Highway Bridge ©
Meridian Highway Bridge
Fantle Memorial Park ©
Fantle Memorial Park
Lewis and Clark Recreation Area ©
Lewis and Clark Recreation Area

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Lemmon

Lemmon ©
Lemmon is a city in Perkins County, South Dakota, United States. Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Petrified Wood Park and then examine the collection at Grand River Museum.

To see maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Lemmon trip planner.

Traveling by car from Yankton to Lemmon takes 6.5 hours. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Lemmon when traveling from Yankton in August, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Mobridge.

Things to do in Lemmon

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Petrified Wood Park ©
Petrified Wood Park
Grand River Museum ©
Grand River Museum

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Mobridge

Mobridge ©
Mobridge is a city in Walworth County, South Dakota, United States. On the 28th (Fri), pause for some photo ops at Sitting Bulls Grave and then learn more about the world around you at Klein Museum.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Mobridge online attractions planner.

Drive from Lemmon to Mobridge in 2 hours. Traveling from Lemmon to Mobridge, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Lemmon in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of °F in Mobridge. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Pierre.

Things to do in Mobridge

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Klein Museum ©
Klein Museum
Sitting Bulls Grave ©
Sitting Bulls Grave

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Pierre

Pierre ©
Pierre is the capital of the state of South Dakota and the county seat of Hughes County. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at South Dakota Discovery Center and South Dakota State Historical Society Museum. Step off the beaten path and head to South Dakota National Guard Museum and Casey Tibbs South Dakota Rodeo Museum. And it doesn't end there: appreciate the history behind Trail of Governors, ponder the world of politics at State Capitol, contemplate the long history of Cultural Heritage Center, and admire the local landmark of Flaming Fountain.

To see other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Pierre trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Mobridge to Pierre takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pierre

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Casey Tibbs South Dakota Rodeo Museum
Highlights from your plan
South Dakota Discovery Center ©
South Dakota Discovery Center
Casey Tibbs South Dakota Rodeo Museum ©
Casey Tibbs South Dakota Rodeo Museum
South Dakota National Guard Museum ©
South Dakota National Guard Museum