Elk Mountain Campground Closed
The Elk Mountain Campground is closed and will remain closed through the summer of 2013 due to across the board budget cuts.
Wind Cave for the Hearing Impaired
Welcome to Wind Cave National Park. We have prepared this information to afford visitors with hearing impairments the opportunity to safely and enjoyably experience the resources of this park.
If you have questions, do not hesitate to ask a ranger.
Sign-language capable rangers are available. If you contact the park at least a week before your visit a ranger who can sign will be available.
Scripts of tours may be downloaded below.
Tours of Wind Cave are offered all year, except for Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's days. Scheduled tours are available first-come, first-served, but special arrangements may be made in advance for visitors with special concerns. The most comprehensive offering of cave tours is available from early June to late August. Fees are charged for all scheduled tours.
Did You Know?
The American bison is the largest terrestrial mammal in North America. Male bison can weigh a ton and can run 35 miles per hour. Do not approach bison. They weigh more and can outrun you. More...