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    National Park South Dakota

Wind Cave Room - Rebel River

Rebel River
Rebel River
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The Rebel River was discovered on August 1, 1970. It is a three-inch wide, one-inch deep stream named after its discoverer, Nelson "Rebel" Kuniansky.

Did You Know?

fire on the prairie

Fire is an important factor in protecting the prairie. Historically, fires burned across the prairie every 4 to 7 years. Fires burn the small trees that would otherwise march across the prairie and turn the grasslands to forest.