Experience the awe-inspiring spectacle of the annual Custer State Park Buffalo Roundup nestled within the captivating landscapes of the Black Hills. A true testament to the wild and untamed spirit of the American West, this iconic event offers an unparalleled opportunity to witness the thundering hooves of hundreds of majestic buffalo as they stampede across the rugged terrain. Immerse yourself in the heart-pounding excitement of a tradition dating back over a century, where modern-day cowboys and cowgirls converge to corral and manage the park's thriving buffalo population. Don't miss your chance to be a part of this living legacy, where history, nature, and the indomitable spirit of the West converge in a spectacle that promises memories to last a lifetime.
In the heart of downtown Rapid City, a hidden gem awaits those seeking a truly unique and enchanting experience. Welcome to The Coupe, a brand new 1940s-themed cocktail bar that transports you to the bygone era. With its vintage charm, burlesque performances, and impeccable attention to detail, The Coupe promises to be a premiere performance venue like no other in the area. Step inside and prepare to be captivated by a world of glamour, nostalgia, and artistic expression.
The Black Hills of South Dakota are not only known for their natural beauty, but also for their rich Native American history. For centuries, this area has been home to various indigenous tribes, each with their own unique traditions and customs. If you're interested in learning more about the Native American history of the Black Hills, here are some places and experiences you should definitely check out.
The Rapid City Marshals are gearing up for the 2023 football season and fans are already feeling the excitement. As one of the newest professional football teams in the Champions Indoor Football League, the Marshals have quickly made a name for themselves with their winning record and impressive roster. From tourists to locals, everyone is getting ready to cheer on the Marshals as they strive for a championship in 2023.
The first holiday of 2023 is right around the corner which means many of you will be traveling to the Black Hills or you are already hunkered down here with family, friends & special ones, as the winter holidays are in full swing.
The Black Hills has a plethora of ways to kick the winter blues. Whether you want to get out in nature or stay inside and cozy up at home. You need a bucket list for every season to thoroughly enjoy it – even if you don’t cross everything off! Powder House Lodge and Restaurant may be closed for the season but we have 10 ideas for you to get the most out of your winter!
Powder House Lodge welcomed ‘spooky season’ with open arms! As the nights grow longer and trees go bare, there is a bone chilling breeze through the air. Ghouls and goblins are a popular topic in the month of October; but what about ghosts? The Black Hills are home to many hauntings. Whether you believe in ghosts or not, some places have a chilling, haunted history.
As we all know, the Black Hills are an adventurer’s paradise; full of fascinating hikes, trails, scenery, and waterside fun. But the Black Hills are also the ideal destination for lovers to tie the knot on their special day. The Black Hills offer a variety of unique wedding venues, from indoors, outdoors and anywhere in between. After the wedding, enjoy your honeymoon surrounded by the beautiful hills and local attractions at Powder House Lodge. This is your one stop shop for an unforgettable holiday from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.
What would your next trip to the Black Hills be if you don’t have your furry four-legged friends along with you? From local attractions to pet-friendly lodging at Powder House Lodge, the Black Hills welcome furry friends as much as we welcome our human friends! Keep reading to learn more about the abounding opportunity that awaits you and your pets in the Black Hills.
A trip to the Black Hills is an experience like no other. The crisp clean air welcomes you with the invigorating smell of ponderosa pines emerging while the winding peaks and valleys greet you with a warm embrace. No matter who you’re traveling with; solo, with your partner, or with your ever-growing family; you will need a travel itinerary to aid you in navigating the countless activities the breathtaking Black Hills have to offer. Powder House Lodge is here to make your travels easier by providing you a weekend itinerary you can follow or use as a starting point, no matter the size of your party!