South Dakota/Wyoming
On the Road: Mount Rushmore, Yellowstone, Tetons, South Dakota & Wyoming
Explore the iconic monuments and national parks of South Dakota and Wyoming. From Mount Rushmore to Old Faithful, from herds of bison to Mammoth Site — this adventure is big!
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Program No. 20297RJ
9 days
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At a Glance

Travel from the beautiful Black Hills of Western South Dakota to Wyoming’s parks and monuments on this exceptional adventure. Be mesmerized by natural and manmade wonders at Mount Rushmore, Crazy Horse Memorial, Custer State Park and the Mammoth Site in South Dakota. Experience the mystique of Devils Tower Monument, see Old Faithful Geyser in Yellowstone National Park and take in the majesty of Grand Teton National Park and Jackson Hole.
Activity Level
Walking up to 2 miles a day. Getting in/out of motor coach frequently. Elevations of 3,400-7,731 feet.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • At Mount Rushmore, learn how the mountain was carved by sculptor Gutzon Borglum.
  • Experience the Buffalo Bill Historical Center in Cody, Wyo., the oldest and most comprehensive museum of the American West.
  • In Yellowstone National Park, view the waterfalls at the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and travel through Hayden Valley and hope to see herds of bison and other wildlife.
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Pat is a native of South Dakota and has lived in Rapid City for 36 years. Graduate of the University of Sioux Falls, Pat has taught K-12 in subjects from French and German to Library Science. She and her husband of 40 years, Paul, spent two years in Germany where Pat served as elementary librarian in a German-American School. They are passionate about passing on to others their wealth of knowledge about North Dakota, South Dakota and Wyoming’s national parks, monuments, culture and history.
Marilyn Hovland
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