Your Black Hills Adventures start with us!

Enjoy getting away for a camping trip under shady Ponderosa pines in a quiet setting near the beautiful Black Hills when you stay at Hot Springs/ Black Hills KOA Holiday. When you want a great place to rest between busy days of exploring South Dakota, our campground near Hot Springs is exactly what you need.

Enjoy Camping Near the Black Hills
Hot Springs/ Black Hill KOA Holiday is a family-friendly campground and RV Park in Hot Springs that gives you a perfect starting point to explore the Black Hills. Our campground/RV Park is right off U.S. Highway 79, putting you in a great position to visit local attractions. Spend the day outside by visiting Custer State Park for hiking, biking, fishing, seeing the buffalo and other local wildlife or horseback riding. If you want to experience more thrills or take some time to cool off, visit Windcave National Park. You and your family can also spend time in the natural hot springs of Cascade Falls, visit Evans Plunge or go for a tour of the Mammoth Site, where you can tour the indoor active dig site and view Ice Age fossils. The Mammoth Site offers self-guided tours, enhanced educational experience, Summer Educational Programs, space and science activities and stay active with an indoor ropes course and laser tag.

Our Campsites
If you want to experience the Black Hills, our campground is open April 1-October 31. We have many campsites you can explore, whether you prefer glamping or traditional camping. Bring your RV to set up at an RV Site with a convenient KOA Patio™. If you have pets, you can bring them with you! Our large dog park is a fenced area so your pets can run around safely. We have pull-thru and back-in RV Sites and can accommodate rigs of all sizes. We also have several lodging options for those who enjoy camping without an RV. Our Deluxe Cabins and Camping Cabins let you choose between luxurious and classic camping to suit your preferences. The Deluxe Cabins have full baths, partial kitchens and a KOA Patio™ to provide the utmost comfort. Our Camping Cabins offer a more traditional camping experience, by not having a kitchen or bathroom. If you want to go back to basics, set up at one of our Tent Sites. You can sleep under the stars while still having access to water and electricity. Our campground near Hot Springs has everything you need for the perfect camping experience.

 Campground Entertainment
At Hot Springs/ Black Hill KOA Holiday, campers have plenty of opportunities for fun around the campground. We offer many amenities and entertainment options the whole family can enjoy, such as:

  • Breakfast in the Pavilion
  • Pool 
  • Camp Store
  • Mini Golf
  • Playground
  • Scheduled crafts, activities and live music

You can also play sports and games with other campers. We have horseshoes, cornhole, ladder ball and bocce ball for fun yard games. Start a game of basketball, volleyball or tetherball for something more active. At the end of the night, join family and friends at our community fire pit for s'mores under the stars

Stay at the Hot Springs/ Black Hills KOA Holiday
Consider staying at the Hot Springs / Black Hills KOA Holiday whenever you're looking for family-friendly campgrounds near the Black Hills. Our sites are fun for campers of all ages, and they're a great way to see everything Hot Springs and the Black Hills have to offer. To start planning your next camping experience, reserve your campsite online today!

Pool/Breakfast: Memorial Weekend - Labor Day Weekend. Max pull thru: 80 feet. Your hosts: Thad and Nicole Weiss.

Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 80' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Pool (4/15 - 10/31)
  • Snack Bar ($)
  • Propane ($)
  • Mini Golf
  • Firewood ($)
  • Pavilion
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Ways to Stay

KOA Holiday

KOA Holiday Campgrounds

Whether you’re exploring the local area or hanging out at the campground, KOA Holidays are an ideal place to relax and play. There’s plenty to do, with amenities and services to make your stay memorable. Plus, you’ll enjoy the outdoor experience with upgraded RV Sites with KOA Patio® and Deluxe Cabins with full baths for camping in comfort. Bring your family, bring your friends, or bring the whole group – there’s plenty of ways to stay and explore.

KOA Holidays Feature:

  • RV Sites with a KOA Patio®
  • Deluxe Cabins with full baths
  • Premium Tent Sites
  • Group meeting facilities

Latest Hot Deal

KOA Rewards Appreciation Weekend

KOA Rewards Appreciation Weekend Photo

WHEN: September 6-7, 2024

WHAT: KOA Rewards holders stay as a paying guest on Friday, September 6th at any participating KOA campground and get Saturday, September 7th for FREE*.

WHY: KOA Rewards Appreciation Weekend is designed exclusively for KOA Rewards holders to say thanks for your loyalty and for trusting your camping memories to us. On this late-summer weekend, we gather to celebrate friends, family and fun in the great outdoors we all adore.

* Only at participating KOA locations. Applies to one site per a KOA Rewards account, for two consecutive nights at the same KOA. Sites may be limited. KOA Rewards discount does apply but not valid with other discounts.

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Local Area

The Mammoth Site (4.6 miles)

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.

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Evan's Plunge (4.9 miles)

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 10% off your admission to Evans Plunge.


Cascade Falls (15.2 miles)

Take a dip in the warm waters and swim behind the falls! This is a fun, shallow warm water river that's great fun for all ages.


Wind Cave National Park (12.6 miles)

One of the world's longest and most complex caves that features box works formations. Guided cave tours and park wildlife including free roaming buffalo, elf, and prairie dogs can provide an afternoon of adventure.


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