Mount Rushmore KOA at Palmer Gulch

Open May 1 - October 1

Reserve: 800-562-8503

Reserve: 800-562-8503

Info: 605-574-2525

Info: 605-574-2525

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12620 Highway 244

Hill City, SD 57745

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RV Sites, Tent Sites

Check-in: 1:00 pm, Check-out: 11:00 am

Accommodations

Check-in: 3:00 pm, Check-out: 11:00 am

Camper Rating 4.5 out of 5

Based on 1000 Reviews

Events

Campground Events

2019 Mt. Rushmore Rodeo 1

Campground
Jun 8, 2019, 6pm - 9pm

First Rodeo of the Year! $10 per person admission, BUT if you are staying with us at Palmer Gulch its FREE!

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2019 Mt. Rushmore Rodeo 2

Campground
Jun 22, 2019, 6pm - 9pm

Don't miss the rodeo fun! $10 per person admission, BUT if you are staying with us at Palmer Gulch its FREE!

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2019 Mt. Rushmore Rodeo 3

Campground
Aug 8, 2019, 6pm - 9pm

Don't miss the rodeo fun! $10 per person admission, BUT if you are staying with us at Palmer Gulch its FREE!

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2019 Mt. Rushmore Rodeo 4

Campground
Aug 17, 2019, 6pm - 9pm

Don't miss the rodeo fun! $10 per person admission, BUT if you are staying with us at Palmer Gulch its FREE!

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2019 Mt. Rushmore Rodeo 5

Campground
Sep 1, 2019, 6pm - 9pm

Don't miss the rodeo fun! $10 per person admission, BUT if you are staying with us at Palmer Gulch its FREE!

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2019 Polkapalooza Polka Fest

Campground
Sep 6 - 7, 2019, 4pm - 10pm

Palmer Gulch continues the tradition in 2019 with the areas only polka-fest. Drink great beer, eat great food and listen to two great polka bands. Admission is cheap and the beer is cold, join us!

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Local Area Events

2nd ANNUAL CUSTER OFF-ROAD RALLY

Local
Jun 7 - 9, 2019

Pack up your off-road vehicle and enjoy the Southern Hills at the Custer Off Road Rally. Head down to Custer with your ATV, UTV, or Dual Sport and take in the hundreds of miles of trails in the Southern Hills. There will be a poker run, vendors, live music, and more.

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RUTH'S NIGHT BLAST AT CRAZY HORSE

Local
Jun 26, 2019, 7pm - 9pm

The first night blast of the year is June 26. It celebrates the birthday of the late Mrs. Korczak (Ruth) Ziolkowski (1926 - 2014), wife of the late Crazy Horse sculptor.The June 26 blast also commemorates the anniversary of the Battle of the Little Big Horn in 1876. The battle was June 25, 1876. Crazy Horse was a main strategist in the defeat of Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer and his troops.The public is welcome at the night blasts. After 7:00 p.m. on June 26th the Memorial gratefully accepts three cans of food per person for the KOTA Care and Share Food Drive in lieu of the regular admission fee. Because the night blasts are among the Memorial's most popular events, the public is advised to arrive early. The restaurant at Crazy Horse closes at 4pm on the evenings of the night blasts but the Snack Shop remains open.

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FREE ENTRANCE DAY IN THE NATIONAL PARKS

Local
Aug 25, 2019

Come experience the national parks!  Mark your calendar for this entrance fee–free date in 2019.August 25: National Park Service BirthdayNational parks are America's best idea, and there are more than 400 parks available to everyone, every day. The fee-free days provide a great opportunity to visit a new place or an old favorite, especially one of the national parks that normally charge an entrance fee. The others are free all the time. The entrance fee waiver for fee-free days does not cover amenity or user fees for activities such as camping, boat launches, transportation, or special tours.The annual $80 America the Beautiful National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass allows unlimited entrance to more than 2,000 federal recreation areas, including all national parks that normally charge an entrance fee. There are also free or discounted passes available for senior citizens, current members of the military, families of fourth-grade students, and disabled citizens. Learn more about the variety of passes offered by the America the Beautiful National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass series.

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RUN CRAZY HORSE

Local
Oct 6, 2019

The Run Crazy Horse Marathon events begin in the shadow of the world's largest mountain carving, Crazy Horse Memorial, and finishes in the heart of the Black Hills, Hill City. Join us for a half marathon, full marathon, fast 5K and a kids 1K.

Our Hotel serves as the host hotel, book your room at www.palmergulch.com today!

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