National Parks & Monuments

Six national parks and monuments surround Rapid City, SD, making it a perfect home base for a legendary vacation experience. Check out our quick reference for travel times to these must-see national landmarks below.

Mount Rushmore • 30 min

Badlands National Park • 55 min

Jewel Cave National Monument • 60 min

Minuteman Missile National Historic Site • 60 min

Wind Cave National Park • 1 hr 15 min

Devils Tower National Monument • 1 hr 40 min

Rapid City, SD

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Parks & Monuments


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National Parks & Monuments posted a photo 4/3/2019