Things to Do in Hill City, The Heart of the Black Hills
In Hill City you are just minutes from creating great memories, finding adventures and encountering the unexpected! We have fun for the entire family, including your furry friend. Most Hill City businesses are pet-friendly.
You can experience history at the South Dakota State Railroad Museum or the Civilian Conservation Corps Museum. You can even try your hand at gold panning, explore a mine or visit one of the area’s many caves.
The possibilities are endless! With seven nearby lakes, plenty of campgrounds, hiking, bicycling, horseback and ATV riding, fishing, golfing and even rock-climbing, Hill City offers adventures for all outdoor enthusiasts.
Hill City is home to major events such as the Black Hills Film Festival, Fine Arts In the Hills Show & Sale, Wine-Brew & BBQ, Hill City Quilt Show, Girlfriends’ Weekend and live music performances, too. With something happening every month, our events make Hill City a year-round town.