This Hidden Destination In South Dakota Is A Secret Only Locals Know About

South Dakota has some world-famous attractions. Folks come from all over to marvel at Mount Rushmore, and the tiny town of Sturgis fills with bikers during the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. South Dakotans know that not all our best attractions are famous…some of the best are hidden gems, tucked away in the state’s most beautiful scenery. Here’s one spot you should definitely go…but shhhh…don’t tell the tourists!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

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