Elk Mountain Campground
Enjoy camping on the edge of the prairie! Elk Mountain Campground offers campers a unique opportunity experience the prairie/forest edges and view the plants and animals of the southern Black Hills.
The campground fee is $18.00 a night per site when water and toilet facilities are available. In late fall through early spring when the water is turned off, the fee is $9.00 a night per site. Visitors holding a Senior or Access Pass, or a Golden Age or Golden Access Pass pay half price a night per site.
Did You Know?
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.