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Perhaps you thought of stopping in Rapid City, South Dakota for a night on your family road trip, allowing a quick visit to Mount Rushmore, as did we. But after we decided to hang around for 4 nights, we discovered there was so much more to do around Rapid City. Here’s our favourite 13 things to do (in addition to Mount Rushmore).

13 Things To Do In Rapid City With Kids (PLUS Mount Rushmore)

Perhaps you thought of stopping in Rapid City, South Dakota for a night on your family road trip, allowing a quick visit to Mount Rushmore, as did we. But after we decided to hang around for 4 nights, we discovered there was so much more to do around Rapid City. Here’s our favourite 13 things to do (in addition to Mount Rushmore).

"Firehouse Brewing Company celebrates the building’s heritage with brass-and-red decor, plus Firehouse Red ale."  Two-Day Itinerary for South Dakota's Badlands and Rapid City | Midwest Living

Two-Day Itinerary for South Dakota's Badlands and Rapid City

"Firehouse Brewing Company celebrates the building’s heritage with brass-and-red decor, plus Firehouse Red ale." Two-Day Itinerary for South Dakota's Badlands and Rapid City | Midwest Living

23+ Free Things to do in Rapid City, SD

23+ Free Things to do in Rapid City, SD

So you are thinking about travel to the Black Hills this summer for a little fun family get away or maybe a retreat for you and your sweetheart, but other than Mt. Rushmore you don't really know where to start. Fear no more for I will outline here...

A Carved Mountain Sculpture Larger Than Mount Rushmore

10 Hidden Gems of Rapid City, South Dakota

Rapid City and the Badlands (75 miles apart on Interstate-90) combine for a great list of must-do stops: http://www.midwestliving.com/travel/south-dakota/rapid-city/two-day-itinerary-for-south-dakotas-badlands-and-rapid-city/

Two-Day Itinerary for South Dakota's Badlands and Rapid City

Rapid City and the Badlands (75 miles apart on Interstate-90) combine for a great list of must-do stops: http://www.midwestliving.com/travel/south-dakota/rapid-city/two-day-itinerary-for-south-dakotas-badlands-and-rapid-city/

Rapid City, South Dakota, needs more than a few days to explore. Check out our latest blog and begin planning a fall getaway.

Rapid City, South Dakota, needs more than a few days to explore. Check out our latest blog and begin planning a fall getaway.

Hitting up Mount Rushmore with your family for spring break? Stay in Rapid City and squeeze in some learning along with the fun.

11 Fun And Secretly Educational Activities Near Mount Rushmore

Hitting up Mount Rushmore with your family for spring break? Stay in Rapid City and squeeze in some learning along with the fun.

Discover the dramatic landscape of this rugged terrain in a 270-mile drive.  Black Hills South Dakota

Scenic Drive in South Dakota's Black Hills

One of Rapid City’s best features is our family friendly restaurants. Your kids will love the delicious cuisine when you #VisitRapidCity #SummerOfBigThings

Kid-friendly Dining in Rapid City, S.D. - TravelingMom

One of Rapid City’s best features is our family friendly restaurants. Your kids will love the delicious cuisine when you #VisitRapidCity #SummerOfBigThings

Mount Rushmore on a cloudy day just outside of Rapid City South Dakota. One of the many stops included in our guide :-)

Guide to Rapid City South Dakota

Mount Rushmore on a cloudy day just outside of Rapid City South Dakota. One of the many stops included in our guide :-)

A favorite cruise route - Needles Highway in the #BlackHills of #SouthDakota

A favorite cruise route - Needles Highway in the #BlackHills of #SouthDakota