Where To Eat
In the Park
The Carvers Cafe, the only dining facility in the park, serves a variety of foods. This Cafe is operated by Xanterra Parks & Resorts. They can be reached at (605) 574-2515. Website
Outside the Park
A wide variety of restaurants are available in nearby communities.
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."