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?
A man-made opening called the Hall of Records was created in the mountain behind the heads on Mount Rushmore. Gutzon Borglum and his carvers worked on the Hall of Records from July, 1938, until July, 1939, but it was never finished.