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Planning your vacation to the Black Hills and Keystone, South Dakota is easy with these fun and adventure-filled itineraries.  No matter what you are looking for – a ride on a historic train, a fun round of mini-golf, some museum hopping or hiking through national and state parks — you’ll be able to make your trip monumental by staying, dining, and exploring Keystone, South Dakota. Keystone is centrally located, making it the perfect hub for your vacation and adventure in the Black Hills. We’re home to monumental adventures, family friendly attractions, and the best hotels near Mount Rushmore. Check out these itineraries for ideas on where to stay, dine, and play as you plan your next trip to Keystone, South Dakota.

Junior Ranger Tour

The Black Hills is home to a higher-than-average number of national parks, monuments, and historic sites. That makes Keystone the perfect place to help the Junior Ranger in your family work on their badge collection! This itinerary will take more than one day, but the variety of locations and learning opportunities in our area are unmatched.

Art Lover’s Sojourn

If you’re looking to immerse yourself in art while on vacation, Keystone is the perfect place. The Black Hills have been an inspiration to artists of all crafts and specialties for hundreds of years, and today we have several establishments in town that continue the tradition.

History Buff Haven

There’s no denying that Keystone’s history is varied and captivating. While Mount Rushmore is the biggest game in town — literally — we have more to offer here in town that will keep your vacation packed with amazing new discoveries. This itinerary can be done in one fairly jam-packed day, or spread out over 2 or 3 days for a more leisurely pace.

Thrill-Seeker’s Guide to Keystone

Thrill-seeking is as Keystone as it gets. We were founded by prospectors and miners who braved dangerous mine shafts in search of untold riches. Our town was revived by men and women who were bold enough to blast Mount Rushmore into being. Today, you and your family can find fun and thrills around every corner!

Scratch That Off Your Bucket List

Live on the wild side during your stay in the monumental and epic Black Hills of South Dakota! Keystone is home to a variety of adventures that will let you cross some exciting expeditions off of your bucket list.

Family Fun for Everyone

Whether you're traveling with toddlers or teenagers, you won't have to worry about hearing "I'm bored" while the entire family is having a blast experiencing all that the Black Hills has to offer.

Exploration Guru’s Guide

Keystone, South Dakota is the perfect destination for thrill-seekers who are always on the lookout for their next adventure. Enjoy a day filled with twists and turns with this exciting itinerary!

Family’s First Vacation

Are you planning your first trip to the Black Hills with your family? Well, we have some hotspots you won't want to miss. Since Keystone, South Dakota is centrally located, it makes traveling with your family or young children a breeze.