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Presidential Trail

Keystone, SD
+1 605-574-2523
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So much in the area.

We ended up spending the entire day in the area. The trail, Keystone.. all of it is stunning... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
ladyme1
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Portland, Maine
Every American should visit

Great visit - do the Presidential Trail - lots of great views. Also plan to attend the evening... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lbo_tno
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Holliston
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Hiking trail at Mount Rushmore.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“nice walk” (75 reviews)
“mount rushmore” (91 reviews)
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Keystone, SD
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"nice walk"
in 75 reviews
"different angles"
in 55 reviews
"mount rushmore"
in 91 reviews
"few stairs"
in 21 reviews
"sculptor's studio"
in 47 reviews
"audio tour"
in 31 reviews
"take your time"
in 42 reviews
"worth the effort"
in 18 reviews
"turn around"
in 13 reviews
"great hike"
in 17 reviews
"short hike"
in 13 reviews
"photo opportunities"
in 15 reviews
"closer look"
in 12 reviews
"great pictures"
in 15 reviews
"easy hike"
in 12 reviews
"mountain goats"
in 17 reviews
"take pictures"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We ended up spending the entire day in the area. The trail, Keystone.. all of it is stunning. Beautiful area for driving and hiking.

Thank ladyme1
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great visit - do the Presidential Trail - lots of great views. Also plan to attend the evening lighting ceremony and then go back the next day. The ceremony is very patriotic and moving. Don't miss the Sculptor Studio -- our ranger was terrific! (too...More

Thank lbo_tno
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I liked the walk along this trail and the information. It is the off season so there was a bit that wasn’t open and we couldn’t walk along.

Thank Candace R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Presidential Trail at Mount Rushmore National Memorial allows a closer look, with unique perspective, at the iconic monument. It ia a short paved trail, with a few steps, but is easily accessible for all ages. Our only dissapointment was that the trail was only...More

Thank MKTBE
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Very hilly, but fun to walk and get a closer view of the presidents. You get to be pretty close if you walk the loop and the forest itg goes thru is very nice. I think it took us about an hour to do.

Thank vacation f
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

This is a nice easy walk on a paved trail from the amphitheater to underneath the president's heads. We were only able to take half of the trail because of the time of day, but that was okay. It's a pretty walk.

1  Thank houstonnative47
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

This is great, very scenic and fun. My family loved it. When in the area this is a great stop. Very fun.

1  Thank Jonathan W
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Beautiful drive getting there to begin with, then walking up to the wall to view Mt Rushmore was breathtaking.

Thank Terri R
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

Visited on Tour of National Parks and Canyon Country, a nice short pleasant trail which offers different views of iconic Mount Rushmore, it ends up leading you back round to the entrance, recommended.

1  Thank CatchBooker
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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Great memories enjoying the views of this historic monument. Bucket list, I recommend it thoroughly!

1  Thank petetravel648
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Ira J
25 March 2018|
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Response from Esther W | Reviewed this property |
There is NO cost to walk the trail. There is a fee to park. The most recent information on the nps.gov site says it is $10 per vehicle; prices may vary depending on vehicle size. Lower prices apply to senior citizens.
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nkaujhnub
14 March 2018|
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Response from MrsPickle | Reviewed this property |
Agreed. You can go quite a ways until You encounter stairs. It’s a lovely stroll even if you can’t complete the loop.
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Tom J
10 June 2017|
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Response from Betty E | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry I don't remember.
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