11 Hidden Gems You Have To See In South Dakota Before You Die

Everyone in South Dakota knows about our most popular gems. You’ve visited Mount Rushmore, Badlands National Park, Custer State Park and Falls Park in Sioux Falls. Here are some lesser-known gems throughout the state that you should definitely have on your bucket list. Take a look!

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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Remember to be respectful when you visit these hidden gems so that others may enjoy them, too. Pack out everything you bring in, clean up after pets and remember to treasure these gems and keep them pristine.

Which of these have you already visited? What other gems would you add to our list?