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The Palisades: Little Park, Big Views

Palisades State Park may be South Dakota’s second-smallest state park, but it stunningly delivers on natural beauty. At the heart of the park, the steady flow of Split Rock Creek

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Sioux Falls First Fridays

Sioux Fall is South Dakota’s most vibrant city, and in the summertime, you can enjoy some of the city’s unique culture on the first Friday of every month. Hosted by Downtown

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Vermillion, SD

Nestled in the southeastern corner of South Dakota, the area now known as Vermillion was first explored by fur traders in the 1700s and was utilized as a campsite by

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Thousands preparing for annual trek to LifeLight Festival in Sioux Falls

There’s no experience quite like the LifeLight outdoor Christian music festival near Sioux Falls. I was there in 2006 with my wife. The daylight hours weren’t all that great, because

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Family canoe trips get better with time

I bought a canoe about eight years ago. It’s a huge 16-footer, way bigger than I needed at the time. At first, all I had to transport it on top

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Romantic weekend getaway in Sioux Falls

Without a doubt, the weekend getaway of choice for my wife and I is downtown Sioux Falls. City leaders have focused on the downtown area in recent years and have

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Newton Hills State Park hosts 32nd annual Sioux River Folk Music Festival

CANTON, S.D. – Newton Hills State Park is preparing for three days of music, dancing and family fun during the 32nd annual Sioux River Folk Festival. The festival starts Friday,

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SD Undiscovered: Douglas County Museum and Country School

ARMOUR, SOUTH DAKOTA — Looking for a great place to visit in South Dakota that’s unique, affordable and off the beaten path? You won’t find many attractions that match such

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South Dakota’s Great Places: South Dakota Tractor Museum

The South Dakota Tractor Museum in Kimball displays historic tractors and farm machinery to visitors. Because of the museum’s unique and diverse collection of items, it is one of South

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See a former governor’s home in Wessington Springs

Last week during his first State of the State address to the Legislature, new South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard mentioned the name of late former governor Robert S. Vessey, of