Travel Blogs from Custer, United States

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Hiking Custer State Park, Custer State Park, United States travel blog

Hiking Custer State Park

A travel blog entry by theasburys

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... boys needed a bit of chill time.  We decided we needed more time hiking and less time in the car, so we drove Custer State park, which is fairly close to Rapid City.  We parked at the Peter Norbeck Visitor Center where we had a picnic ...

Mt.  Rushmore & Some Parting Thoughts About Custer, Custer, United States travel blog

Mt. Rushmore & Some Parting Thoughts About Custer

A travel blog entry by evotech

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Today will be our last day in Custer State Park. I was hopeful that this place would be a real treasure based on some recommendations from friends. I was not let down. This is not your typical state park. Everything about this park is very thought out. ...

Getting wild in the black hills, Custer, United States travel blog

Getting wild in the black hills

A travel blog entry by aguerin02

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We left the cool rock formations of the badlands for the mountainous terrain of the black hills. I was driving the car and Rob followed me in the Great White Snail ( as I have affectionately dubbed it). The roads were winding and steep in places and we ...

4 momma chicks and 4 ducklings, Custer, United States travel blog

4 momma chicks and 4 ducklings

A travel blog entry by godlvsu

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Four single moms decided to go on a road trip with the kids. We stayed at a camp ground ...

The badlands and Black Hills. . ., Custer, United States travel blog

The badlands and Black Hills. . .

A travel blog entry by amandalbee

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... , mini-van, and slow-moving deer behind me were also going at the speed of a snail. 9:30pm- Beaver Lake Campgrounds, Custer, SD. Finally! Two furry rabbits, two of the many pets of the owners, promptly greet us at the entrance. We ...

Mt. Rushmore and Wall Drug, Custer, United States travel blog

Mt. Rushmore and Wall Drug

A travel blog entry by kouatly

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... is the natural beauty of the Black Hills, especially the Ponderosa Pines. After our tour of Mt. Rushmore we headed to Custer where our KOA campground is located - just about 20 min away.  We had salad and burritos for dinner. Tomorrow ...

Day 3 - Myre-Big Island to Custer State Park, Custer, United States travel blog

Day 3 - Myre-Big Island to Custer State Park

A travel blog entry by inuvik2010

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... out of nowhere.  They are the remains of a riverbed - and freakishly awesome. After 600 miles, we finally arrive at Custer State Park - quite the going concern.  A thirty-mile winding climb  to 6500 feet landed us at our campsite.  ...

Beaver Lake Campground - Great Family Camping, Custer, United States travel blog

Beaver Lake Campground - Great Family Camping

A travel blog entry by william.ruch

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They have Tee Pees already set up that you can stay in. It was a cold night in that Tee Pee.  Camped in Tee Pee 88   The campground has semi wild rabbits that like animal crackers and digging in trash.  ...

Jul 22, 2010, Custer, United States travel blog

Jul 22, 2010

A travel blog entry by roadtrippers

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Custer State Park & Mount Rushmore Memorial, Custer, United States travel blog

Custer State Park & Mount Rushmore Memorial

A travel blog entry by margotsilva

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The Black Hills of SD, Custer State Park, Mount Rushmore...and more Friday we spent touring the Black Hills of the Park: Iron Mountain Road up to Mt. Rushmore; narrow, windy, 3 tunnels that are one way traffic, with a peek-a-boo view of the Men in the ...

Wildlife loop, Custer, United States travel blog

Wildlife loop

A travel blog entry by wheretheydrive

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... the park called the Wildlife Loop where the herds of buffalo roam in a protected area. There are over 1600 buffalo roaming within the Custer State Park boundaries.  We were told it was best to go early am or later in the evening for the best chance ...

August 02,2013 Mammouth Dig, Custer, United States travel blog

August 02,2013 Mammouth Dig

A travel blog entry by kj6bjl

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... to South Dakota by way of Highway 16. Had a great lightening storm again last night. Stopped at Beaver Lake Campground outside Custer, WY. and got a RV sight for three (3) nights. After dropping the Palace on Wheels and getting everything hooked up Cheryl ...

Lilly and her visit to Custer State Park, Custer State Park - Norbeck Wildlife Preserve, United States travel blog

Lilly and her visit to Custer State Park

A travel blog entry by chapy

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Jim, Rose & Lilly (the dog) went to Custer State Park today. Lilly came across some animals that she was unfamiliar with. Do you recognize the wild animal? Chap ...

Aug. 29 - 31; Jewel & Wind Caves, Mt. Rushmore, Custer, United States travel blog

Aug. 29 - 31; Jewel & Wind Caves, Mt. Rushmore

A travel blog entry by mcgovern

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... it is such a fast animal.  Although we had seen many buffalo before, this time they were in heat do the males were chasing the females and sometimes fighting with each other. I had a great day at Wind Cave and Custer State Park. ...

Friendly Donkeys, Custer, United States travel blog

Friendly Donkeys

A travel blog entry by vivicarroll

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We drove to Custer State Park.  We saw lots of bison and donkeys.  The donkeys were very friendly - sticking their noses into the car.    We then drove along a scenic drive through the Black Hills.  We just HAD to stop at a winery ...

Joy Juice and Crazy Horse, Custer, United States travel blog

Joy Juice and Crazy Horse

A travel blog entry by followusaround

Custer is the place to be when you are visiting Mount Rushmore. On the first day we decided to check out Crazy Horse. Crazy Horse is this amazing sculpture that is blasted and chiseled to perfection, looking like the Native American named Crazy Horse. The ...

How is Custer, SD like Hollywood?, Custer, United States travel blog

How is Custer, SD like Hollywood?

A travel blog entry by jakoozi

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Answer - both have their names in lights. Oh I wish I'd taken a picture. We arrived in Custer ahead of schedule but were able to check into our cabin early and get settled in and changed. The temperature dropped about 20 degrees. We decided to stay ...

Finally, Mount Rushmore!, Custer, United States travel blog

Finally, Mount Rushmore!

A travel blog entry by tofubeth

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... . Well, firstly, he was incredibly wrong. And then there were all of these other amazing things right there: the nation's largest free-roaming buffalo herd in Custer State Park, the partially finished Crazy Horse Memorial and lots more. This rocked. ...

Day 4 - The Black Hills, Custer, United States travel blog

Day 4 - The Black Hills

A travel blog entry by zaccours

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Day 4 was full of excitement. We started our day with visiting the Bad Lands National Park. This adventure really took our breath away. We hit Needles highway and knew that this was a very scary highway but you have no idea. Our first passageway was 8 ...

The Badlands and more, Custer, United States travel blog

The Badlands and more

A travel blog entry by darrylg

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... going down!) but I was able to stay upright.  I found the longest route to the site of the Wounded Knee massacre. If you are ever there don't bother. Just a sign and some drunk pan handlers. From there a very cool ride to Custer where I spent  ...

Flinstones Bedrock City Camping - Good campground, Custer, United States travel blog

Flinstones Bedrock City Camping - Good campground

A travel blog entry by william.ruch

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But Costly     Read ...

Mt. Rushmore and Custer State Park, Custer, United States travel blog

Mt. Rushmore and Custer State Park

A travel blog entry by spgaddy

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Jul 21, 2010, Jewel Cave National Monument, United States travel blog

Jul 21, 2010

A travel blog entry by roadtrippers

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Oh, give me a home...The Wildlife Loop, Custer, United States travel blog

Oh, give me a home...The Wildlife Loop

A travel blog entry by 6kopers

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Wow, what a day!  We drove around the park all day today and got to see bison, burros, big horn sheep, and antelope! ...

Kapitel 17 / Chapter 17, Mount Rushmore National Memorial, United States travel blog

Kapitel 17 / Chapter 17

A travel blog entry by sandra_tamina

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Kapitel 17: Mount Rushmore National Memorial 20. Mai 2008 Obwohl Tamina eine ziemlich fiebrige Nacht gehabt hatte, sind wir am naechsten Morgen zum Mount Rushmore National Memorial gefahren. Hier sind die vier Praesidenten George Washington, ...

North to Mt Rushmore in South Dakota, Custer, United States travel blog

North to Mt Rushmore in South Dakota

A travel blog entry by hilaryramsey

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... . We passed a Wal Mart in a town & bought a new dome tent which was so quick to put up & set up camp in Custer State Park for  a few nights where we could do day trips from.     Camping life is so good…especially sitting ...

Jour 4 -Badlands, Custer, United States travel blog

Jour 4 -Badlands

A travel blog entry by clermontdemers

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... et Cowboy. Les pick-up GMC, RAM ou Ford sont roi sur la route. Nous sommes présentement dans les Black Hills, après à Custer, petite ville portant le même nom que le parc d'état, qui serait très beau. Le secteur est assez montagneux, on est ...

From the cave to Crazy Horse, Custer State Park, United States travel blog

From the cave to Crazy Horse

A travel blog entry by jxb2222

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... and then we made sandwiches.  We decided to at least walk some of the trail around the lake in our matching cheap “Custer State Park” rain ponchos.  If you saw the movie “National Treasure 2”, they filmed some of it ...

Crazy Horse Memorial, Custer, United States travel blog

Crazy Horse Memorial

A travel blog entry by nahury1

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After finding an alternate route due to road closure, I finally did make it up to see this work in progress. It will be the largest in the ...

Mt. Rushmore & Black Hills, SD, Black Hills, Custer State Park, SD, United States travel blog

Mt. Rushmore & Black Hills, SD

A travel blog entry by sue-bob

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Put 150 miles on the car today.  It was rainy & 58 degrees. Drove thru the Black Hills, Custer State Park & Mt. Rushmore.  A lot of cloud cover, but very cool.  Drove the car thru a rock formation called "The Needles ...

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