- TripBuzz found 35 things to do with kids in or near Lead, South Dakota, including 29 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Deadwood, Spearfish, Belle Fourche and Sturgis.
- From Andy's Trail Rides to George S. Mickelson Trail, the Lead area offers 50 different types of family activities, including: History Museums, Bike Paths, Theaters and Visitor Centers.
- A short distance from the state of Wyoming and Black Hills, Lead is a popular tourist town. Along with outdoor activities such as hiking, fishing, horseback riding and golfing, winter brings visitors to the area to ski on nearby Deer Mountain. An old mining town, there are also historical sites such as mining tours and museum visits for both residents and tourists to enjoy.
Kevin Costner's Original Deadwood Tour takes guests aboard their tour bus on a narrated 60 minute ride through the storied Old West town. The tour includes a trip to the cemetery where some legendary outlaws are buried.
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122 Spearfish Recreational Trail, Spearfish, SD 57783 MoreLess Info
Open seasonally, Spearfish Rec & Aquatics Center is a water park with a variety of large waterslides. The park also features a lazy river, a 400 gallon dump bucket, and a climbing wall. Swimming lessons and aerobics classes are available.
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423 Hatchery Circle, Spearfish, SD 57783 MoreLess Info
Several attractions compose the D.C. Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery. The main draw tends to be the centrla museum which educates visitors about the site while there is also a historic railcar, a Great Lakes-style cruiser boat, and the rainbow trout themselves.
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500 N Tinton Rd, Spearfish, SD 57783 MoreLess Info
See a wide variety of exotic wildlife at Spirit of the Hills Wildlife Sanctuary. Animals to see include lions, tigers, camels, bears and more. Guided sanctuary tours are offered Tuesdays through Sundays.
A movie theater multiplex with six auditoriums, the Northern Hills Cinema 6 shows primarily newly released Hollywood films. The theater features a variety of refreshment specials, and offers discount matinees.
A recreation and entertainment center, Sturgis Community Center features a fitness area with strength training and cardio equipment along with a pool, hot tub and sauna. The facility also provides athletic courts, a running track and a performing arts theater.
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999 Main Street, Sturgis, SD 57785 MoreLess Info
Old and new bikes are included at the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame. The site itself works to honor the men and women who have dedicated their lives to advancing the sport and lifestyle of motorcycle riding.
Located in Sturgis, South Dakota, the Sturgis Motorcycle Museum showcases motorcycles that have been popular throughout the history of the activity. The non-profit organization was established to honor the legendary Sturgis Motorcycle Rally that is held in August each year.
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Nemo, SD MoreLess Info
The Wonderland Caves were not openly discovered until 1929 even though there were some indications of previous expeditions in the area. Guests to the site can view an impressive display of stalactites, stalagmites, popcorn crystals, and frost crysals.