Rapid City, South Dakota


2013 Best Small Towns in America

Contest ends:  September 3, 2013

23 Votes - "Most Patriotic"
2 Votes - "Most Fun"
1 Votes - "Most Beautiful"


Rapid City, SD hosts both Mount Rushmore and the Crazy Horse Memorial, two must-see national landmarks. The town is as beautiful as it is patriotic, surrounded by the Black Hills, and is the home of Ellsworth AFB.

For a combination of history and beauty take in the scenery on Skyline Drive and visit the Berlin Wall exhibit, the Chapel in the Hills, the Badlands, and bronze statues of all of America’s presidents.

Visitors should take advantage of Downtown Rapid City. In addition to shopping and dining, the area is the Black Hills’ hub for local and regional art. Museums, numerous galleries, and a historic theatre are all located within a few blocks of each other downtown.

President on every corner of downtown.. Mt. Rushmore.. steeped in Native American history. Beautiful town at the foothills of the Black Hills.
Reviewed by DBurnison
on September 17, 2012
Rapid City is a culturally rich, active, pleasant town.
Reviewed by DeanneFarrar
on September 17, 2012
Rapid City's backyard is the beautiful Black Hills. There is so much to enjoy in explore in Rapid.
Reviewed by lindseyph
on September 17, 2012
Amazinfg history sourounding the Black Hills, beautiful, still mostly untouched scenery.
Reviewed by Shellz000
on September 17, 2012
Amazing family friendly town. Full of culture, entertainment, affordable attractions and has the beautiful Black Hills in its backyard!
Reviewed by Toni
on September 17, 2012
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