Area Attractions

Mount Rushmore National Memorial  – Located 6 miles from Hillside Country Cabins.

Crazy Horse Memorial – Located 20 miles. Laser light showing during summer seasons.

Rush Mountain Adventure Park – Explore the closest cave to Mount Rushmore, Rushmore Cave on a scenic cave tour, cruise down the mountain on the Rushmore Mountain Coaster, experience the Soaring Eagle Zipride, shoot’em up at the Gunslinger 7-D Ride, and find your inner daredevil at the NEW Wingwalker Challenge Course.

Rushmore Tramway Adventures – an exciting adventure park which includes a modern scenic chairlift, an alpine slide, zipline, and a new Aerial Park that offers a ropes course for climbers of all skill-levels.

Custer State Park – Encompassing 71,000 acres in the Black Hills, Custer State Park is home to abundant wildlife and adventure; camping, hiking, biking, swimming, fishing, or relaxing, there’s something here for everyone.

Buffalo Roundup – September 25. 2020

SD Air & Space Museum – Experience the fascinating past, take a look at present aircraft technology, and learn about the great possibilities to come in aviation and space exploration.

The Mammoth Site – in Hot Springs (also Even’s Plunge located here as well)

Sturgis Rally – The Sturgis Motorcycle Rally is an American motorcycle rally held annually in Sturgis, South Dakota and throughout the Black Hills, for ten days usually starting the first Friday in August.

Terry Peak Ski Resort -Terry Peak Ski Area is South Dakota’s premier destination for a winter vacation, featuring skiing and snowboarding. The family-friendly ski resort is located in the Black Hills of South Dakota, near historic Deadwood.The summit of Terry Peak stands at 7,100 ft tall, with the highest lift service between the Rockies and the Alps.

Black Hills ATV DestinationsATV Trails, UTV Trails, Caves, Old Buildings, Ghost Towns, and More

Wind Cave National Park – Bison, elk, and other wildlife roam the rolling prairie grasslands and forested hillsides of one of America’s oldest national parks. Below the remnant island of intact prairie sits Wind Cave, one of the longest and most complex caves in the world. Named for barometric winds at its entrance, this maze of passages is home to boxwork, a unique formation rarely found elsewhere.


Bear Country (9 miles)
Reptile Gardens (8 miles)
Cosmos Mystery Area (1/2 mile)
Needles Highway/Sylvan Lake (20 miles)
Harney/Black Elk Peak (20 miles)
Wall Drug (75 miles)
Badlands National Park (82 miles)
Devil’s Tower (122 miles)
Spearfish Canyon (63 miles).

Nearest towns:

Keystone (4 miles)
Rapid City (12 miles)
Hill City (12 miles)
Custer (25 miles),
Rockerville (2.5 miles)
Hot Springs (59.4 miles)
Lead/Deadwood (51.4 miles)
Sturgis (49.7 miles)

Black Hills Granite NeedlesMt. Rushmore Rushmore Adventure Park Terry Peak Skiing