• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota


Elk Mountain Campground

Elk Mountain Campground in Wind Cave National Park

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There are no lodging, gasoline, grocery, or restaurant services available in the park. These services are available in the nearby towns of Hot Springs (15 minutes south) and Custer (25 minutes north). The Chamber of Commerce in either Hot Springs or Custer (listed below) can help you find lodging in the area.

For information regarding services in Hot Springs, call 605-745-4140 or 800-325-6991. In Custer, call 605-673-2244 or 800-992-9818.

Custer State Park, bordering Wind Cave National Park to the north, has campgrounds, restaurants, motels, and some grocery services. Information about Custer State Park is available by calling 605-255-4515. Camping reservations for Custer State Park may be made by calling 800-710-2267. For information about state park lodging, please call 888-875-0001.

Did You Know?

Bull Elk

Elk were the most widely distributed member of the deer family in North America and spread from the Atlantic to the Pacific, from Mexico to northern Alberta. Elk began to disappear in the eastern United States in the early 1800s. More...