Several National Park Service sites are located within a 1-2 hour drive of Mount Rushmore National Memorial. Follow the links below to learn more about visiting these other natural and historic sites.
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."