Scenic, South Dakota: Ghost Town Named Scenic

Several buildings are still standing, including a saloon, an outdoor iron jail, and an old church that's been converted into a trading post.
Address:
Main St., Scenic, SD
Directions:
About 50 miles southeast of Rapid City, at the intersection of Hwy 44 and Bombing Range Rd/Main St.
Hours:
Daylight
Admission:
Free
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Scenic Ghost Town

Scenic is now considered to be a ghost town. The town was purchased in 2011 by a church in the Philippines for about $800,000. A number of the buildings are still standing, including the Longhorn Saloon, the outdoor iron jail, and an old church that has been converted into a trading post.

[Ronnie, 01/07/2017]

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