Please call for availability if you would like to book a stay Nov 1 – Mar 31

Please call for availability if you would like to book a stay Nov 1 – Mar 31

Mt. Rushmore

Mt. Rushmore

12 miles from Mountain Peaks Inn

Surrounded by the Black Hills of South Dakota, carved out of granite, Mount Rushmore sits at 5,725 feet above sea level. Remarkably, each president’s face is 60 feet high, with each nose measuring about 20 feet long! Nearly 3 million visitors flock to the Black Hills to see this amazing monument every summer.

Mt. Rushmore Avenue of FlagsThe Grand View Terrace is one of the best places from which to see Mount Rushmore, and is at the end of the Avenue of Flags, with flags from all 50 states. 

The memorial park covers over 1,200 acres, with many hiking trails. The Presidential Trail is a 0.6-mile walking trail, with 422 stairs, that offers up-close and different views at each face. The Blackberry Trail is a one mile gravel trail that connects with the Centennial Trail in the Black Elk Wilderness in the Black Hills National Forest.

Make sure to visit the National Park’s website to learn more and plan your visit.

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