Black Hills National Forest, Custer

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#2 of 28 in Wildlife in South Dakota
Forest · National Park
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Explore the pristine nature of one of North America's most scenic wilderness areas at Black Hills National Forest. Covering over 5,000 sq km (1,931 sq mi), the forest offers breathtaking views, miles of waterways and hiking trails, abundant wildlife, diverse landscapes, and everything else you need for a great time outdoors. The area also features several historical sights, numerous camping grounds and picnic areas, as well as fishing reservoirs. If you don’t have the time for a longer stay, you can enjoy the scenery just as much by driving the forest's scenic byways. Entering the forest area is free of charge, but there are fees for using certain facilities. Put Black Hills National Forest on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Custer online travel planner.
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  • Perhaps my favorite hike ever is one of the many things offered to do in the Black Hills. While the Black Hills have great parks like Wind Cave National, Custer State and Mount Rushmore, so many of.....  more
    Perhaps my favorite hike ever is one of the many things offered to do in the Black Hills. While the Black Hills have great parks like Wind Cave National, Custer State and Mount Rushmore, so many of.....  more »
  • We enjoyed our trip to the Black Hills. There is so much to do to keep you busy all day. We are a family of 2 teens and they enjoyed it as well. 
    We enjoyed our trip to the Black Hills. There is so much to do to keep you busy all day. We are a family of 2 teens and they enjoyed it as well.  more »
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  • Whats there not to love about nature and trail riding
  • Got lost in the woods! Bear mountain road? Ditch creek? Mud springs! Limestone road! I need to get lost more often!!!! It was great!

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