Park planning is an integral element in the preservation and enjoyment of national parks across the country. The Mount Rushmore National Memorial management team looks forward to hearing from the public concerning any planning projects happening at the park.
Please check the National Park Service's Park Planning website for more information about planning projects.
COMPLETED PLANNING DOCUMENTS
2010 Mountain Pine Beetle Action Plan
Backcountry Trail Environmental Assessment
Did You Know?
Approximately 400 different people worked at Mount Rushmore during the carving process from October 1927 to October 1941. Although this work was dangerous, no lives were lost during the sculpting of the mountain.