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The Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary

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Hot Springs, SD
+1 800-252-6652
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Great visit

We stopped here to have a look at the wild horses. The place was very interesting in a beautiful... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Trondheim, Norway
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Horsy heaven

My wife and I are not horse fanatics but we really enjoyed our two hour tour. The guide was very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sea Isle City, New Jersey
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This 11,000-acre ranch breeds wild horses, letting them run free and unbroken.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“hour tour” (46 reviews)
“love horses” (17 reviews)
“private tour” (18 reviews)
Hot Springs, SD
+1 800-252-6652
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stopped here to have a look at the wild horses. The place was very interesting in a beautiful location.

Thank taarhaug
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I are not horse fanatics but we really enjoyed our two hour tour. The guide was very interesting and informative. He Truly loves horses and that came across to all involved. You are taken around the ranch and visit several herds of...More

Thank Arnieonthego
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a private three-hour tour. Our guide was perfect: knowledgeable about the horses, local history, plants, animals and well as being very personable. . Showed us many, many wonderful horses and told their stories, showed us all kinds of creatures, including the hard-to-find burrowing...More

Thank DG C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very special place. Over time as we think about it our feelings for it return to the high we felt during the tour. My husband and I took the 3 hour private tour with our 12 year old granddaughter. We all thought...More

Thank Myrnalee s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love horses and the Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary was an exceptional find. I took the 2-hour tour and learned so much about the various horses and history of the land. My guide Rick drove the jeep near all the mustangs and he explained...More

Thank twilbur2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We travelled from the Albany/Saratoga Springs region of New York to go to this sanctuary. We have 16 horses on our property in New York including 4 mustangs. This establishment helps preserve the wild mustang herds that are being taken off their lands by the...More

Thank Donald C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I love horses and this has been the best part of my trip in Wyoming/South Dakota/Montana ; our guide Rick drove the jeep near all these mustangs and he explained us everything : he know all the horses' names and their stories, he answered to...More

Thank Sara m
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We did the 2-hour tour and learned so much about the horses and the history of the land. Definitely one of our favorite activities in the Black Hills area. My older daughter is a horse lover, so it was a given; but the rest of...More

Thank Batmancop
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Made a reservation for the bus tour. Probably ok if you have a family. But for $150.00, we took a 3 hour tour with a tour guide (who lives on site). It was phenomenal!! #700 wild mustangs roaming over soo much lush green forests.. Trees.....More

Thank Kamie C
Reviewed 6 August 2017

The Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary is off the beaten path, but well worth finding. Call them for directions (do not use your GPS). The sanctuary consists of 14,000 acres of conservation land that is gorgeous. Herds of horses are grouped on various parts of...More

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Andrea C
25 March 2017|
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Response from 850joyces | Reviewed this property |
The two hour is on the bus and which you stat on most of the time. The three hour is a private car that takes you near the horses and allowed to get out to see the close more pricey. Which ever tour you can afford helps... More
25 May 2016|
Response from morningrose3248 | Reviewed this property |
Thank You for requesting an answer from me but it would be best to get the answer from them! Here is their direct contact information: Black Hills Worse Sanctuary Phone:1-800-252-6652 Add4ess:12163 Highland Road Hot... More
Sandra B
13 August 2015|
Response from Maxschauersmom | Reviewed this property |
50 dollars per person or 45 dollars if you are a Senior Citizen. The tour lasts right around 2 hours and is most informative...