Big Sky Lodge

4080 Tower Rd , Rapid City, South Dakota, 57701 , United States | Motel
Prices starting from $39.00

Travel Blogs from Rapid City

Day of the Buffalo

A travel blog entry by 1930ford on Jun 02, 2014

2 comments, 9 photos

Great day! The good weather, roads and friends to travel except _________ not to name names.
From Murdo we drove to 1880 town to have breakfast at a great railroad diner. After breakfast we drove to Wall Drug to have the water and do the tourist trap stop. I let Dave drive today so off to the Badlands and 32 miles of dirt on Sage Creek Rim Road …

Over some Mountains to get to the most famous one

A travel blog entry by chrisleslie on Aug 13, 2013

4 photos

We broke the 3000 mile mark today while making the haul from Cody, WI to Rapid City, SD. We took the shortest route which included the Big Horn mountains which put us at nearly 9000 feet at some points along the road. We could see the storm clouds ahead but had to keep on going. We hit a period of torrential downpour that transformed into some …

Mount Rushmore!

A travel blog entry by trevandlorna


... and 2 tshirts for $21.....about £13...... from Aeropostale- what a rip off!!! We then headed to a Ruby Tuesdays near the hotel in hope of the same atmosphere we experienced at Pocatello but unfortunately it was the complete opposite and nobody really spoke to us! Back in the hotel room we decided that we didn't particularly want to stay a second night in Rapid City as planned, so we booked a different hotel for the next ...

Monumental Day

A travel blog entry by suzannecompton


... flag and plaque. We watched an excellent introductory film about the building and the history of the monument narrated by Tom Brokaw. "Until the wind and the rain alone shall wear them away." Those are the famous words Sculptor Gutzon Borglum used to describe the length of time his most famous work, Mt. Rushmore, will endure. Gutzon Borglum began work on the project in 1927 and it was finally completed in 1941. The four ...


A travel blog entry by jamesupdike


... solving. Although there are a couple of lectures per week, most of the learning occurs during group-work based "tutorials." The goals of PBL are to develop "flexible knowledge, effective problem solving skills, self-directed learning, effective collaboration skills and intrinsic motivation." I'm really interested to see how that compares to curriculum and teaching at the University of Minnesota. The school year is ...

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This motel, located on 4080 Tower Rd , Rapid City, is near Dinosaur Park, Storybook Island, Museum of Geology, and Saddle Pass Trail.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsBig Sky Lodge Rapid City

    Reviewed by bushaw

    Good Solid Place To Stay - Great View

    Reviewed Jun 28, 2013
    by (5 reviews) , United States Flag of United States

    Located on the south side of Rapid City (toward Mt. Rushmore and Crazy Horse), but not as close as, say, Keystone. The price is what lured us to book a room here (not to mention that they HAD a room available when we called on the day we were arriving). Good continental breakfast.

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    TripAdvisor Reviews Big Sky Lodge Rapid City

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

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