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Black Hills National Forest, Custer

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Explore the pristine nature of one of North America's most scenic wilderness areas at Black Hills National Forest. Covering over 5,000 sq km (1,931 sq mi), the forest offers breathtaking views, miles of waterways and hiking trails, abundant wildlife, diverse landscapes, and everything else you need for a great time outdoors. The area also features several historical sights, numerous camping grounds and picnic areas, as well as fishing reservoirs. If you don’t have the time for a longer stay, you can enjoy the scenery just as much by driving the forest's scenic byways. Entering the forest area is free of charge, but there are fees for using certain facilities. Use our Custer trip builder to arrange your visit to Black Hills National Forest and other attractions in Custer.
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  • The Black Hills National Forest is a gem for beautiful natural features and for wildlife. It is a great place to sightsee and to hike.  more »
  • Driving through the Black Hills National Forest is beautiful and worth it. Just to experience it, we intentionally took the long way to Mt. Rushmore from Deadwood, and glad we did. Great photo opportu...  more »
  • I can't say anything bad about this forest...it's beautiful and massive. Has lots to offer in the way of nature and South Dakota heritage. I definitely would visit (and hope to) again some day.  more »