- Our list of the best things to do in Lead, South Dakota, features the top 60 nearby activities — including 22 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Lead, SD has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Sights & Landmarks, Outdoor Places, and Food & Drink.
- The results below include the top 11 things to do within the city of Lead, SD , followed by 49 popular activities in nearby cities, including Deadwood, Spearfish, Sturgis, Belle Fourche, Nemo, Piedmont and Beulah
Featuring a variety of activities, Ranch Amusement Park is suitable for all ages. A few attractions at the park include miniature golf, bumper boats, a climbing wall and the bee ride (appropriate for tots and younger children).
Enjoy the unique, family fun adventure at Black Hills Maze, the only place where getting lost is a blast. The maze is a 1.2 mile labyrinth of walkways, bridges, twists, and turns, and visitors can also enjoy mini golf and rock climbing wall.
Situated on the road to Mount Rushmore, the Rushmore Waterslide Park covers roughly 17 acres of land. The park features three major water slides, a hot spa, a children's area with small slides, and a miniature golf course.
Buckle your seatbelt and prepare to meet incredible animals at Bear Country USA in Rapid City, South Dakota. Bear Country USA also features 'babyland,' an area where guests and park staff interact with adorable baby bears and other young wildlife.
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Enjoy a yummy dinner and enthralling entertainment at Fort Hays Old West Town & Dinner Show in Rapid City, South Dakota. Visitors may also pan for gold, learn how to make rope and enjoy the boardwalk atmosphere.
Rapid City's Reptile Gardens is a large zoological complex focused on reptiles. Its inhabitants include dozens of snake species, alligators and tortoises. The most popular animals at Reptile Gardens include Fluffy, a juvenile alligator, and Marilyn, an enormous albino python.
Visitors can enjoy daily sightseeing tours of the Black Hills with Mount Rushmore Tours. Notable tour sites include Mount Rushmore, the 1880 Train, Black Hills Wineries, Custer State Park, Sylvan Lake, Crazy Horse, and Needles Eye Tunnel.