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GeoFunTrek Tours

Keystone, SD 57751
+1 605-923-8386
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Great Private Tour

My wife and I took a 26 person Tour. We came into Custer a day early and did Rushmore, Needles and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alex K
via mobile
Another Excellent Tour from GeoFunTrek!

Our experience was consistent with all the other rave reviews. I would recommend GeoFunTrek in a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Julie P
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Lincoln, NE
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For those seeking a high-quality, day-long guided tour in the Black Hills and Badlands of South Dakota with exceptional guides - GeoFunTrek Tours is the answer! Specializing in Custom Tours, Private Tours and Traditional Family Tours, we bring the region to life in ways that are fun and memorable. We will work with you to design and deliver your personalized "Dream Tour". We use a rich mixture of local knowledge, history, geology, paleontology, poetry & folklore to take you places that few experience. Our tours are unique, intimate, and emotionally satisfying. We have the knowledge and experience to craft truly exceptional tours that you will enjoy and remember for years to come. Join us in the comfort and safety of a Sprinter van or Honda Pilot SUV for a day to remember.
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“cowboy poetry” (11 reviews)
“private tour” (10 reviews)
“great tour” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Keystone, SD 57751
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+1 605-923-8386
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I took a 26 person Tour. We came into Custer a day early and did Rushmore, Needles and Crazy Horse with John. He was extremely knowledgeable about the history,landscape and local poetry. It was excellent in every way. Our organized Tour was...More

Thank Alex K
Cynthia P, Owner at GeoFunTrek Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Alex, Thanks for the review and for sharing your day with me. Thanks again, John Esposti GeoFunTrek Tours

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our experience was consistent with all the other rave reviews. I would recommend GeoFunTrek in a heartbeat. We really appreciated the way John stopped at locations to show us a view that we probably would have driven by without noticing. He also has a good...More

Thank Julie P
Cynthia P, Owner at GeoFunTrek Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Julie, Thanks for the wonderful review. One of the pleasures of our business is the chance to share our part of the world with others who wish to understand and appreciate it the way we do. Thanks again, John Espost GeoFunTrek Tours i

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To experience the Black Hills, Mt. Rushmore, Crazy Horse and the Badlands with this level and depth of knowledge being provided has enriched us and our enjoyment enormously. John Esposti is probably the best guide we have every had. He has an extraordinary in-depth knowledge...More

Thank Zizi W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Highly recommend this tour as a way to see Badlands National Park. We had been planning on visiting the park on our own but after finding out about this tour and reading the great reviews of GeoFun Trek on this site, we decided to book...More

Thank seek-scenic
Cynthia P, Owner at GeoFunTrek Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It was a pleasure sharing the Badlands with you. We are so blessed to have such wonderful resources in our "backyard" to share with visitors. I hope your pictures turned out great! Wishing you a great Fall and hope to see you again sometime in...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

John Espoti guided us recently for a full day in the area near Mount Rushmore. He was extremely knowledgeable, friendly and even quoted a good amount of cowboy poetry from memory. We got so much out of our visit and he made all the difference....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

John is super knowledgeable about the area. The sites we seen and his information really made a special tour. We would never have seen or understood the things we did see without his tour. We spent all day touring. Always enlightening and interesting. We highly...More

Thank Bill P
Cynthia P, Owner at GeoFunTrek Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Greetings from the Black Hills! Thanks for the wonderful review and I hope you have many more great experiences as you explore our great country. John Esposti GeoFunTrek Tours

Reviewed 16 August 2017

Booked via ToursByLocals as a private tour from Rapid City. Everything was perfect. John met us at our hotel on time and gave us the run down and options as we loaded into the minivan. We discussed options to customize the day early on and...More

Thank Torlus
Cynthia P, Owner at GeoFunTrek Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Wow! What a wonderful set of compliments. Guests like yourselves make my job a joy. I truly enjoy customizing tours (especially as we go) because it make my day all-the-more interesting and enjoyable. Routine tours are fun, but a little tornado of variety is fun...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

I booked John over the phone after finding him through TripAdvisor and reading all of his rave reviews. We were not disappointed. John is knowledgeable, energetic, full of stories about the history and lore of Mount Rushmore and the surrounding area, and clearly loves what...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2017

We booked a private tour with GeoFunTrek and it was great. Cindy took us to some great spots to get some amazing pictures. We had requested that we go places not normally on her tours, so that we could capture some great pictures of the...More

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Cynthia P, Owner at GeoFunTrek Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I so enjoyed showing your family the Northern Hills and especially Spearfish Canyon. It is so rewarding to watch our guests enjoy the tours and to get to know each one. I hope all of the wonderful pictures you took turned out and that maybe...More

Reviewed 1 August 2017

This tour is so good, even writing the review feels intimidating. Don't let cost deter you; it is so worth the expense. Our family of five (ages 74 to 10) took two tours with John on separate days: Badlands/Museum of Geology/Wall Sunset Tour and Rushmore/Custer/Needles/Crazy...More

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Cynthia P, Owner at GeoFunTrek Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Greetings and thanks, I am guessing this is one of my recent guests from southern Indiana. Your enthusiasm has made my day. Thank you for the wonderful review and I do hope to see you some time in the future and show you and your...More

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Sherry D
2 June 2017|
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Response from Cynthia P | Property representative |
Sherry, I am sorry we missed seeing this message. We do not pick up in Deadwood but would be happy to meet you in Keystone for a Black Hills tour. Please visit our web site and fill in a tour inquiry which will include your... More
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Sherry D
2 June 2017|
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Response from Cynthia P | Property representative |
Sherry, yes we have tours of deadwood. Feel free to call us at (605) 430-1531. Thank you, John Esposti GeoFunTrek Tours
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7 September 2016|
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Response from GeoFunTrek | Property representative |
In my opinion mid-June is a good time to come and look for flowers in the wild areas of the Black Hills. Please keep in mind that this is an ecosystem subject to yearly variations. Just this year we had a dry summer until... More
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