The Ranch is located 25 miles northwest of Pierre on Historic Highway 1806. Experience the film "Dances with Wolves" firsthand with a visit to this 53,000 acre ranch. Over 3,000 buffalo roam the world's largest privately owned buffalo ranch and award winning film site.
Explore all there is to see and do in Pierre. Visitors to this site will find all they need to make their visit to Pierre a wonderful one.
The State Capitol building was built in 1910 and recently restored to its natural beauty. It is on the National Register of Historic Places. Art murals and sculptures make it a must to see!
Located in the heart of Sioux country on the banks of the Missouri River is one of the most culturally rich places to visit in the Midwest. The Akta Lakota Museum at St. Joseph's Indian School is an educational outreach of the school that strives to preserve and promote Sioux culture.
This attractions is intriguing and just-plain-fun for all ages. Based on the "please touch" learning concept, the ground floor is decked with colorful displays and aquariums. The gallery area is full of hands-on exhibits and non-traditional science displays. Visitors can experience the universe through astronomy in the Sky Lab planetarium, or test their reflex skills in the reactionary car. For details, please visit http://www.sd-discovery.com/
Come feel the thunder as Chamberlain-Oacoma hosts the Missouri River's only hydroplane boat racing event. Only at the Pepsi Racing Power Cup Challenge can you see some of the fastest and most exciting boats battle for points, purse money and pride at speeds reaching 150 mph
Under most circumstances this feature is available for general use. On occasion we do rent it out for private parties. If you would like to reserve the picnic shelter for a private party, please talk with us.