Ancient Fun on the Quartzite Trail

By |May 18, 2021|Southeast SD Tourism|

There’s a geologic treasure scattered across southeastern South Dakota that has been here longer than our famed petrified forests or the prehistoric fossils painstakingly brushed from the soil. Outcroppings of ultra-hard, 1.6-billion-year-old Sioux quartzite protrude [...]

Feast of Cultures

By |December 18, 2020|Southeast SD Tourism|

Immigrants from dozens of countries in Europe and Asia settled this part of South Dakota, and their descendants pay tribute to that heritage with fun festivals throughout the year. Schmeckfest is Freeman’s annual springtime tasting [...]

Endless Fun in Sioux Falls

By |December 18, 2020|Southeast SD Tourism|

You could spend days exploring Sioux Falls, the largest city in South Dakota (pop. 195,000). And maybe you will. Start in Downtown Sioux Falls (DTSF), the heart of the city. Phillips Avenue bustles with shops, [...]

Rapid City: Just Fun to be Around

By |March 11, 2021|Rapid City|

Rapid City has cool restaurants, a cold-water creek where you can fly fish for mountain trout and dinosaurs on a hill. It's a location that blends together Native American culture with ranching, history and the [...]

Plan on Four Meals a Day

By |March 11, 2021|Rapid City|

That’s the only way a visitor could begin to discover the huge mix of eateries in Rapid City. We counted around three dozen in the downtown area alone, not including fast food places (which should [...]