It's a great time of year to get out and experience something new, or see something familiar with a new perspective. Pack your bags, grab your camera, and get ready—you're about to take a staycation.
That's right, you won't need plane tickets for this trip, no long lines or security checks. You don't even have to worry about your itinerary! That's because we've created a comprehensive insider's guide for getting away right here around Deadwood. Who ever said adventure can't be close to home?
Below you'll find all our favorite local attractions. Food and drink, art and music, shopping, unwinding, exploring with the family—it has something for travelers of all sorts. You might be surprised at what you find, and you'll never be so proud to call this place home.
Enjoy your stay.
Your Staycation Itinerary
Saloon #10 (evening drinks)
Why we love it: Lots of fun specialty drinks with a "saloon" vibe.
Why you'll love it: It also has a legendary history—this was where Wild Bill Hickok was killed. But don't worry; things are much safer now!
Reptile Gardens (family fun)
Why we love it: The world's largest collection of reptiles and amphibians, right here in Deadwood!
Why you'll love it: Learn about some of the world's more unique creatures.
Adams House Museum (family fun)
Why we love it: A bit of South Dakota history frozen in time. It's like stepping back in time!
Why you'll love it: This museum tour will keep anyone engaged from start to finish.
Black Hills National Forest (looking for adventure)
Why we love it: The Black Hills are what we're known for in Deadwood. There's always a new trail to explore.
Why you'll love it: Breathe in the clean pine air. For something unique, explore Devil's Bathtub in beautiful Spearfish Canyon.
Custer State Park (the outdoors are calling)
Why we love it: Some of the best views in all the Black Hills. Bring a camera!
Why you'll love it: You'll never run out of things to do: paddle boats and kayaking, fishing, hiking and beyond.
Ready to Explore?
Discover adventure close to home.