• Mount Rushmore, Washington, Jefferson, T. Roosevelt, Lincoln framed by ponderosa pine trees under a bright blue sky.

    Mount Rushmore

    National Memorial South Dakota


A driver using a GPS unit.

Many visitors are now using in-car GPS navigation systems when traveling. Unfortunately, the postal street address (13000 Highway 244, Keystone, South Dakota) for Mount Rushmore National Memorial does not register in many navigation systems.

To find Mount Rushmore National Memorial using a navigation system, consider using one of the alternatives below:

  • enter Keystone, SD 57751 (closest town, 3 miles from Mount Rushmore National Memorial)

  • use Intersections setting (closest to Mount Rushmore National Memorial)
    Keystone, SD, Hwy 244 & Hwy 16A (Alt)

  • use Points of Interest setting
    "Mt Rushmore National Memorial"

  • use Coordinates setting
    Latitude/Longitude Coordinates for Mount Rushmore National Memorial
N 43° 53.559' W 103° 28.246'

Decimal coordinates

43.8789472 -103.459825

Universal Transverse Mercator (UTM) for Mount Rushmore National Memorial

623773E 4859716N Zone 13

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Mount Rushmore is named after New York City attorney Charles E. Rushmore, who came to the Black Hills in 1884-85 to check legal titles on properties. On returning to Pine Camp he asked Bill Challis the name of this mountain. Bill replied, "Never had a name but from now on we'll call it Rushmore."