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Things to Do Western SD

The Mammoth Site

The Mammoth Site in Hot Springs, South Dakota, is the world’s largest mammoth research facility.  Visitors can tour an active archeological site and view Ice Age fossils as they are

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Indian Museum

Home to an extraordinary collection of Native American art and artifacts, the Indian Museum of North American was started in 1965 by Charles Eder, Assiniboine-Sioux, from Montana.  Almost 90 percent

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Akta Lakota Museum

Located on the campus of St. Joseph’s Indian School in Chamberlain, South Dakota, the Akta Lakota Museum and Cultural Center promotes and preserves Lakota (Sioux) culture.  The name Akta Lakota

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Sioux Falls Skyforce

Originally organized in 1989 as South Dakota’s first professional sports team, the Sioux Falls Skyforce are a fan favorite in the state.  Part of the Sioux Falls community from the

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Black Hills / Badlands Golf Courses

From jagged bluffs to thick ponderosa pine forests, the geography of the Black Hills and Badlands provides golfers with spectacular scenery and challenging topography. Lush fairways are dotted with mountain

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Central Region Golf Courses

The central region of South Dakota offers golf courses that are nestled in the rolling prairies, the sparkling Missouri River reservoirs and the graceful bluffs that comprise the central region.

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Eastern Region Golf Courses

With its rolling prairies, winding rivers, and crystal-clear streams, South Dakota’s eastern region is home to roughly 70 golf courses. There are nearly 20 located in the immediate vicinity of

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Shopping

A haven for shopping enthusiasts, South Dakota offers a diverse array of retail venues, from modern malls to rustic shops. Specialty gift shops featuring Native American artifacts and handcrafted blankets,

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Black Hills Caverns

The Black Hills Caverns are located four miles west of Rapid City, South Dakota. This three-level cave showcases the most rare and beautiful cave formations in the Black Hills region.

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Sports & Recreation

Sports and recreation are central to what makes South Dakota a great place to live.  From biking to hiking, college basketball to minor league baseball, geocaching to camping, there is