No availability found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
Travel Blogs from Deadwood
We left this morning at our usual time and drove to the Wind Cave National Park. It was only 70 degrees and cloudy, a welcome change from the heat we've had the past couple of days.
Wind Cave National Park has one of the longest and most complex caves in the world. It has a rare formation called boxwork on the walls and ceilings. They look like dozens of boxes stuck to the walls and ceilings. This cave doesn’t ...
... down the freeway we passed through Rapid City and on the the Black Hills Harley dealership who also have a massive convention, exhibition and sales event.The custom rides and gear is fantastic and we got to see some of the most tricked out bike imaginable. We spent a few hours there and I decided to replace the gopro camera with the latest model as it seems crazy to have set myself up to do all that then once my first one was smashed to give it all away.. ...
... needed a longer hike. The trip is from Sylvan Lake parking lot. The hike was strenuous for a full
pack hike with some good elevation change. The initial hike down the
Gulch was all rock boulders and was a little slippery. The park put in
hand rails in certain parts of the hike down and were much appreciated.
The rest of the hike was by trail and pretty much working you way back
up to the ...
... stand 1275 feet high. We saw several people climbing the tower. (You had to get a permit to climb). We walked the mile and a half around the tower, and as they say, each side of the tower looks different. The marks on the tower are supposed to be from the bear paws. We saw several prairie dogs at the entrance/ exit. They were real funny. We then continued onto Deadwood South Dakota. The town is very very neat. We are staying at the Deadwood Mountain Grand. Very ...
... up to the campground lodge and ate supper, which consisted of a pulled-pork sandwich and fries. Really quite good, actually.
Today was a warm day with highs in the low 90's; however, the weatherman says the next couple days will only be in the mid-upper 60's!
Sorry, since today was more less a "get to destination" day, I didn't take any pictures today. But many will come tomorrow for sure!