From spring through autumn, tourists flock to the prettiest caves in South Dakota, all of which lie within minutes of Rushmore Express, a classic Keystone inn.
Despite its desirable remoteness, the Black Hills’ craft brewery scene ranks among the Midwest’s best. Several tourism booms near the turn of the century led to a whole new crop of Black Hills breweries, the first such establishments since Prohibition.
Rushmore Express, one of the most affordable hotels near Mount Rushmore, is a short drive from a bevy of Black Hills ATV rentals. We recommend three local vendors.
The Custer State Park Wildlife Loop should never be bypassed. No two visits to the Wildlife Loop are alike, as you never know where and when South Dakota’s most spellbinding animals will surface.
In May, we mapped out 10 unique reasons to visit the Black Hills during summer’s peak. This month, we’re going to branch out a bit by covering five quintessential South Dakota attractions, all of which are a short drive from Rushmore Express, a classic, family-friendly Keystone inn.
Not surprisingly, many families often utilize their natural exploratory abilities on some of the prettiest Black Hills hiking trails. The various pathways that meander through South Dakota’s most beloved national forest are just a short drive from Rushmore Express.