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Custer State Park, Custer, SD
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All reviews mt rushmore pigtail bridges beautiful drive black hills custer state park pig tails twists and turns frame mt one lane tunnels iron mountain take your time motorcycle ride go slow take pictures scenic overlooks beautiful scenery rock tunnels
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Reviewed yesterday

One of our best experiences. Seeing how they lined up the tunnels at Mt. Rushmore was cool. Watching our bus slooowly creep through the tunnels was quite interesting.

Thank wrpupkis
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wasn't a nice day for a drive but the views were very nice and to see Mount Rushmore through the tunnel was special

Thank James N
Reviewed 4 days ago

You will see much more if you let someone else drive. Peter Norbeck had it constructed for the beauty and sights of the land and Mt. Rushmore. The tunnels that frame Mt. Rushmore, pig tail bridges, and wildlife are great to see.Take this 1st on...More

Thank jerome k
Reviewed 4 days ago

Custer State Park is a jewel. Dramatic scenery, wildlife, and fast fast temperature changes ( 3 inches of snow on Saturday and heavy fog to a beautiful, warm fall day on Monday - we were there both days)

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 4 days ago

It was a wonderful car trip with the most wonderful views. Loved it. But I would advise people to read the road signs, because we saw that RVs that had problems passing.

Thank Torunn F
Reviewed 5 days ago

Fantastic scenery of the rocks, forests, and mountains leading up to Mt. Rushmore. The highlights are the tunnels that frame views of the presidents' heads on Mt. Rushmore. The first time people see these sights, there is no avoiding "WOW!"

Thank Raintree_Thailand
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best way to travel the Iron Mountain Road is north from Custer State Park so that the three tunnels frame Mount Rushmore in the distance. The Iron Mountain Road is the road that engineers once said couldn't be built. It includes narrow tunnels, pigtail...More

Thank adventurer1234
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was such a fun drive! You go through 3 one-lane tunnels where Mt. Rushmore is framed in the opening! DO NOT SKIP THIS DRIVE!

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 1 week ago

This drive is excellent and well worth doing, though some of the tunnels are very small in both width and height so you need to make sure you will be able to get through them before starting.

Thank Alwaysonholiday2
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love the bridges and the tunnels. I was really shocked when I got out to take a picture at the first tunnel and saw it framed the Presidents. What a great design. Next time I need the sports car for this great drive.

Thank debbie b
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8 October 2018|
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Response from debbiebernardo | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry. I don't know of they close Iron Mountain Road for the winter or bad weather. Good luck!
2 August 2018|
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Response from Karla H | Reviewed this property |
You could try roadpics? Can't remember if that is the one that was there during rally or not but they will have their sites posted so you could check.
25 July 2018|
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Response from Mike B | Reviewed this property |
I remember reading something about this and as I recall it is just December through March it is closed. I’m sure information is available on website for Black Hills