Rapid City, South Dakota: Bear Country USA

Open since 1972. Drive your car (windows closed) past free-roaming buffalo, wolves, and lots of bears. Rental vehicles are available for bikers, or those who want to avoid bear scratches on their cars.

Address:
13820 US Hwy 16, Rapid City, SD
Directions:
Nine miles south of downtown, on the southbound side of US Hwy 16.
Hours:
Daily May-Nov., but hours vary with season. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
605-343-2290
Admission:
Adults $16.
RA Rates:
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Bears.

Bear Country USA

Nice park to drive through, with walking exhibits at the end. Be sure to arrive early to avoid long lines and traffic jams in the park.

[Joy Kraus, 07/05/2016]

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Statue #36: Lyndon B. Johnson, Rapid City, SD - 8 mi.

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