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    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

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  • Trail Closure Information

    The Highland Creek Trail is closed. Backcountry Zones 1 and 2 are closed to all off-trail travel and use. The Sanctuary and Centennial Trails remain open to through traffic.

  • Temporary Road Closure Information

    Oct. 18 & 19: NPS 5 and 6 are closed for the entire weekend. Monday, Oct. 20, through Wednesday, Oct. 22, NPS 5 will be closed from Highway 87 to NPS 6. Highway 87 will be closed from Road 342 (Beaver Creek Road) north to the park boundary.

Campground Closed this Spring for Waterline Construction

Construction occuring in the Elk Mountain Campground.
There is no camping available at Wind Cave until a waterline construction project finishes up in May.
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News Release Date: March 12, 2009
Contact: Tom Farrell, 605-745-1130

WIND CAVE NATIONAL PARK, S.D. – The Elk Mountain Campground at Wind Cave National Park is closed this spring for the installation of a new waterline. The construction project began last fall and will be completed by Memorial Day Weekend.  

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