For Kids

Ranger showing junior rangers fossils

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Ranger guided cave tours, nature trails, and campfire programs are just some of the ways for kids and families to enjoy Wind Cave.

two young prairie dogs sitting at the entrance to a burrow in the prairie

Become a Junior Ranger

Complete the activity book, learn about the park, and take the pledge to earn a Junior Ranger badge.

a ranger with three children creating a mosaic with plastic bottle caps

Adventures in Nature

From January through March, kids can join rangers to learn about nature through a variety of fun activities.

Last updated: October 19, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

26611 US Highway 385
Hot Springs, SD 57747


(605) 745-4600

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