Alerts & Conditions
Starting August 14, 2016, Evening Lighting Ceremonies begin at 8:00 p.m.Starting August 14 through October 1, 2016, the Evening Lighting Ceremony begins nightly at 8:00 p.m. The Information Center and the Lincoln Borglum Visitor Center will close at 9:00 p.m. nightly.
Blackberry Trail to be closed from August 22, 2016, until January 1, 2017.The Superintendent of Mount Rushmore National Memorial has established a closure to be in effect from Monday, August 22, 2016, at 8:00 a.m. to Sunday, January 1, 2017, at 6:00 a.m. due to trail rehabilitation and construction.
Pet and Smoking Boundary Established at Mount RushmoreSuperintendent Cheryl Schreier announces the beginning of the Pet and Smoking boundary establishment at Mount Rushmore National Memorial effective Friday, May 1, 2015