Black Hills Caverns, Rapid City

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Black Hills Caverns is located in Rapid City. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Black Hills Caverns and many more Rapid City attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Rapid City vacation site .
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  • Our children really enjoyed this place. I thought our tour guide was knowledgeable and friendly. However, if you are claustrophobic I DO NOT recommend going here! We took the long tour which has some ...  more »
  • We took the short tour as we had 2 kids with us and they enjoyed the experience. The adults were a little less enchanted as we didn't stop to look at some of the features in the cave nor did our 14-ye...  more »
  • We took the Crystal tour with our 3 and 5 year old kids. The tour was an easy enough walk but was not too informative. Our tour guide was 14 years old (about to turn 15) and he did not really explain ...  more »
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  • We took our three children, ages 6 and under. This was seriously the most family friendly cave we have been to. We opted for the shorter tour which was perfect for our two year old, and were greeted at the end with a free crystal mining sandbox experience. The entire building and mining area have undergone a beautiful renovation.
  • Excellent guide. Take the long tour, it is worth it and otherwise will seem too quick!
  • Our family thoroughly enjoyed the tour. Our tour guide, Justis, was great - we had some "unruly" children on our tour and he handled it perfectly. He was friendly and funny. Gift shop had great merchandise - not your usual "tourist crap". Facility very clean with friendly staff. Definitely recommend Black Hills Caverns!
  • Tour guide was great! One of the best cave viewings in the area.
  • Super awesome, would totally do this again!

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In Rapid City you'll find a variety of hotels and motels, but you can expect their rates to vary considerably depending on the season. Those located downtown provide easy walking access to some of the area's most popular restaurants and bars. Visitors wanting to explore the iconic Mount Rushmore or Custer State Park attractions may prefer the convenience of a hotel along Interstate 90. If you want a scenic escape, look for a bed and breakfast, campsite, or cabin in the surrounding Black Hills National Forest.
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