This Scenic Drive In South Dakota Leads To An Incredible Natural Wonder

Anywhere you drive in the Mount Rushmore State is bound to be bursting with beautiful scenery, but driving down this one highway in Custer lets you experience our state in a whole new light. Surrounded by rock formations, you’ll be engulfed in gorgeous landscapes, but if you’re claustrophobic, you might want to prepare for this one tunnel. This natural wonder might be intimidating to some, but it’s so worth seeing.

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This is one of the top road trip destinations in the state. If you can’t decide where to go next, try one of these South Dakota road trips we planned for you.