Local Area Attractions
The Mammoth Site
The Mammoth site is one of the world's greatest fossil treasures. On-going paleontology dig that has been seen on "Raising the Mammoth" on the Discovery Channel. www.mammothsite.com
Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary
View wild mustangs, ancient indian petroglphs and the "Crazy Horse" movie set on a guided tour. www.wildmustangs.com
Evan's Plunge offers fun for everyone in the family. Large swimming pool and slides are filled with natural warm spring water. Show your receipt from the Hot Springs KOA and get 25% off your admission to Evans Plunge.
Pioneer Historical Museum
The Pioneer Historical Museum is house in an 1893 school building and offers exceptional artifacts and memorabilia documenting the history of th Southern Black Hills area and the community of Hot Springs. pioneer-museum.com
Local Area EventsListing Calendar
Custer State Park Volksmarch Trail Open
Custer State Park
13329 US Hwy 16A
Volksmarch walk box & check-in at Peter Norbeck Visitor Center
Memorial Day Weekend Open House at Crazy Horse Memorial
Crazy Horse Memorial
12151 Avenue of the Chief Crazy Horse
American Indian artists featured throughout the visitor complex. Free admission to the Memorial with 3 cans of food per person or monetary donation for the KOTA Care & Share Food Drive.
Legends in Light Laser Light Show
Crazy Horse Memorial
12151 Avenue of the Chiefs
A must-see laser light multimedia presentation shows nightly at dusk.
1st Evening Program at Mount Rushmore
9 PM Sharp
The most spectacular program at Mount Rushmore is the evening lighting ceremony held in the new amphitheater. A must see when you are touring the beautiful Black Hills.
Buena Vista Wagon Trail Ride Weekend
10 AM Cheyenne River Ride
Join us for the 10th Annual Buena Vista Wagon trail ride. Bring your own horse or ride in one of the wagons. A stop overlooking Craven Canyon is among the highlights planned. The cost to ride in a wagon is $10 & includes lunch. Horseback riders will need to bring their own horse & may purchase lunch for $6. Wagons will roll at 10 AM.
Starting location is Sunrise ranch located at 27772 Elbow Canyon Road. 6 miles north of Edgemont.
Breakfast before rise - the Trails, Trains & Pioneer Museum next to the park in downtown Edgemont is hosting a pancake breakfast from 6:30 - 9:30 AM. $4 at door.
Lunch - stopping along trail. Wagon rides & lunches must be purchased in advance by 5/22/15. Lunches the day of the ride will not be available for purchase.
Chuckwagon Dinner - After the ride, relax & enjoy a chuckwagon diner & music social at Sunrise Ranch for $10.