Custer State Park Private Safari and Hiking
Embark upon an exciting full-day eight hour motorcoach tour adventure through Custer State Park in the Greater Mount Rushmore Area of South Dakota. This area is known for astonishing natural views and geological formations that are bound to impress. To experience the essence of Custer State Park, this tour is a must!
Your private full day trip begins with a fun ride from Rapid City or Hill City to the National Park where you'll begin a fun day of exploring and adventure. This historic place is brimming with adventures, wildlife, and landmarks to enjoy. During the excursion, you will enjoy everything from snapping photos to learning about the history to embarking upon moderate hikes.
Your guide is not only friendly and knowledgeable, but they'll be able to provide insight into the history of the park as well. Keep your eyes peeled for wildlife like mountain goats, antelope, bison, coyotes, bighorn sheep, and more as you explore. You will embark upon a fun open-air Jeep tour that allows you to get up close and personal with some of the wildlife, including roaming buffalo and other wildlife. You'll have an opportunity to feed burros as well!
After your safari tour, you will hike some of the most coveted trails in the park. It's a great way to actually get out, stretch your legs, and adventure across the park! Lunch is included as well and will be enjoyed at the Custer State Park Game Lodge. After a day filled with exploration, you'll head back to the bus and enjoy a leisurely ride back to Rapid City or Hill City.
About Custer State Park
Nestled in the beautiful Black Hills of South Dakota, Custer State Park is a sprawling wildlife reserve that is known as one of the best national treasures in the United States. The park is comprised of an astonishing 71,000 acres and is home to abundant wildlife populations as well as plenty of recreational adventures such as camping, biking, swimming, and fishing. There are several recreational buildings and trails maintained in the park, allowing for amazIng hikes to see the most well-known landmarks in the park.
- What is included in the admission price?
Includes entrance fee for Custer State Park, hotel pick-up and drop-off, lunch, light snacks, and water.
- What methods of transportation does the Custer State Park Private Safari and Hiking use?
This is a private van tour.
- Is there any walking involved?
Yes. A significant portion of the tour requires hiking.
- Approximately how long does the Custer State Park Private Safari and Hiking last?
It lasts approximately 8 hours.
- For what ages is the tour appropriate?
Great for all ages! Be aware that guests must be able to participate in moderate hiking.
- What type of dress & footwear are recommended?
Close-toed shoes, comfortable clothing. Be sure to bring sunscreen, sunglasses, and camera.
- Is photography / video recording allowed on the Custer State Park Private Safari and Hiking?
- Are any meals included?
Lunch, light snacks, and water is included.
- Is transportation to the departure location available for the Custer State Park Private Safari and Hiking?
Yes. Hotel pick-up and drop-off is included.