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Beautiful must see drive

Gorgeous drive through the canyon! It had snowed in the morning and the trees looked frosted up on... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jan B
via mobile
Just a beautiful ride.

Took the Canyon ride early. Roxanne is a late riser. Amazing scenery and in the early morning, not... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Bob T
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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This scenic 19-mile drive in the Black Hills that passes cliffs, waterfalls and the Spearfish Creek gives one the feeling they are in the rainforest.
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  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful drive” (63 reviews)
Spearfish, SD
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Gorgeous drive through the canyon! It had snowed in the morning and the trees looked frosted up on the hills. Makes you appreciate the natural beauty of the area! Highly recommend!

Thank Jan B
Reviewed 4 days ago

Took the Canyon ride early. Roxanne is a late riser. Amazing scenery and in the early morning, not a lot of other traffic. After breakfast, went and picked up Roxanne and rode the Canyon again for her. She love Bridal falls and the creek running...More

Thank Bob T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I first came through Spearfish Canyon back in 1992 and it has been in my heart ever since!!! Although this was my 5th visit, it was my first during Fall colors...SPECTACULAR!!! And all those other times, I never knew about Spearfish Falls which are located...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove Spearfish Canyon last week and let me tell you, it was fantastic. The colors were at their peak and they were beautiful. We took the time to get out of the van and take in the colors first hand. We stopped at Bridal...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first trip to the Black Hills. The annual buffalo round up was a bit of a disappointment . But the beauty of the area is remarkable. The aspens and other trees were aglow in yellow. Water Falls abound . Our stay at...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of the best places to see when visiting Spearfish! If you only have a few minutes drive the loop road but if you have more time make sure you hike the incredible trails the canyon has to offer. It is simply amazing

Thank Luis D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The views on the Spearfish Canyon Trails were beautiful and breath taking. Their are no words to portray the beauty of the water fall.

Thank 709sherryh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stumbled onto this place and so glad we did! It is a beautiful drive if you want to stay in your car. There are a few pull-off areas. One pull-off is by one of the waterfalls. The rest of them require a bit of walking...More

Thank Activeisgood
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is one of the most beautiful scenic drives in the black hills, great area for hiking and picture taking.

Thank lottiesnana1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I do not like heights or mountains, but these hills just had a peace about them, so it was a very relaxing drive through the scenic canyon route. I'm glad I did it. Due to the drought the waterfalls were a lot scantier than what...More

Thank Cheryl D
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18 August 2017|
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Response from Michael W | Reviewed this property |
Just drive and stop. Tour guides not needed ever. visit bridal veil and roughlock falls. eat at cheyenne crossing.
8 July 2016|
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Response from Lisbeth S | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! Because this is a popular area for tourists, the roads are wide enough to accommodate a large size RV, even on the curves.
26 September 2015|
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Response from TravelbuffOgden | Reviewed this property |
No worries. The road is on the bottom of the canyon with beautiful walls on each side of the road. No scary drop-offs.