Mount Rushmore Sightseeing Tour Only

Daily May 9th through October 9th | 9am

Description

Mount Rushmore Sightseeing Tour Only


Prices

  • Seniors - $125
  • Adults (Ages 13 & up) - $125
  • Children (Ages 12 & under) - $62.50

About

Every day from May 14th through mid-October our sightseeing tour carves its way through the Black Hills beginning at Fort Hays, Dances with Wolves Film Set for a cowboy breakfast. Departing between 8:45 and 9:00am. The tour winds its way along scenic highways visiting attractions like Mount Rushmore National Memorial, Custer State Park, and Crazy Horse Memorial. Our informative tour guide drives you through 100 miles of the Black Hills National Forest stopping for pictures of wildlife and more. Returning to Fort Hays the tour ends but you’re welcome to purchase tickets for our famous Chuckwagon Supper and Live Music Show at the door!


Itinerary

Departs daily from May 14th through October 9th

8:15 AM – Check in inside of the Head Quarters Building of the Dances with Wolves Film Set. Feel free to come early and eat the “All You Can Eat” Cowboy Breakfast at our chuckwagon

9:00 AM – Board the coach at Fort Hays Dances With Wolves Film Set

Mount Rushmore National Memorial

We’ll spend at least an hour visiting Mount Rushmore. There is plenty of time to see all the park has to offer including the sculptors studio & the Lincoln Borglum Museum.

Iron Mountain Road

We’ll wind over the Peter Norbeck National Scenic Byway as it takes you over Iron Mountain through scenic tunnels and pigtail bridges. Bring your camera for potential kodak moments here!

Custer State Park

Keep your camera ready and your eyes on the lookout for wildlife like buffalo, burrows, antelope, elk, and rocky mountain bighorn sheep. We’ll stop when its safe.

State Game Lodge

Our lunch stop is the presidential summer white house to former president Calvin Coolidge and Dwight D. Eisenhower. Here you can purchase lunch from a menu or buffet. Try the buffalo stew!

Needles Highway

We continue through Custer State Park up Needles Highway passing through scenic tunnels and by scenic overlooks. Check your camera, there are great pictures here! For a sneak peak at what we have in store, search “Charter Bus in Rock Tunnel” on YouTube!

Sylvan Lake

Stop for pictures and a restroom break at the spectacular man-made lake located at the bottom of Harney Peak. This picturesque lake is a local favorite for campers, rock-climbers, and hikers.

Crazy Horse Memorial

Staying for at least 1 hour we’ll visit the largest mountain carving in the world. You can visit the memorial & museums and learn much about the sculptor Korzak Ziolkowski in his home studio museum.

Return to Fort Hays Chuckwagon: 5:30pm

Add-Ons

  • Buffalo Hunt Coaster Ticket $15.00