Wind Cave National Park, Wind Cave National Park

Wind Cave National Park protects 145 miles of cave passage including unique boxwork formations and 30,000 acres of mixed-grass prairie that support bison, elk, pronghorn, deer, and black-footed ferrets. Cave tours, a campground, scenic drives, and hiking trails are offered.
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  • The lift was not working so there was only a on ground ranger talk (we knew about the closure beforehand from the park site). The problem was that the Rangers at the information center told us...  more »
  • Went to Wind Cave NP in July, looking forward to the tour. Didn't find out until we were there that due to elevator problems the cave was not accessible! Spent some time in the visitor center...  more »
  • Very nice park. We enjoyed the tour of the natural cave entrance as well as the visitor center. The rangers all seemed very dedicated to making the stop at their park interesting and worthwhile, which we were impressed with. But the elevator still isn't working; it's a bummer not to be able to enter the cave.
  • Beautiful park! Wind Cave Visitors Center was very informative. The building was kept up nicely and the park rangers were very helpful and friendly. The elevator was not working when we were there, so there were no cave tours at all. There were lots of activities at the visitor center at least. The gift shop had a lot of options for souvenirs and were reasonably priced.
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