• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Wind Cave National Park's 50th Anniversary

50 Year Anniversary
Leslie Jensen, right, former governor of South Dakota, presents Superintendent Earl Semingsen with a scroll on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the establishment of Wind Cave National Park at the park's headquarters. Looking on is Mark Lau, Chamber of Commerce director. At left is Charles Leonard, publisher of The Hot Springs Star and LeRoy F. (Red) Holst.
NPS Photo

Did You Know?

Bull elk in the park.

A Rocky Mountain bull elk weighs between 700 - 800 pounds. Rocky Mountain elk were introduced to the park in 1914 and 1916. More...