Montana is amazing. So much to see and do.  You could spend an entire summer looking at all of the cool that Montana has to offer.

Our neighbors have some pretty cool things, too.

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Mount Rushmore immediately comes to mind, as it should.  An American tourist destination, to be sure.

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Have You Heard Of Rush Mountain Adventure Park?

It looks really fun and it's very close to Mount Rushmore.

Mount Rushmore to Rush Mountain South Dakota
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What Exactly Is Rush Mountain Adventure Park?

Directly from their website at Rush Mountain Adventure Park:

" Explore Rushmore Cave, the closest cave to Mount Rushmore, cruise down the mountain on the Rushmore Mountain coaster, experience the Soaring Eagle Zip Ride, shoot’em up at the Gunslinger 7D Ride, and find your inner daredevil at the Wingwalker Challenge Course."

What struck me as I was reading details on their website is that there is something fun to do no mater how young or old or big or little. Some of the littles may not be big enough for one ride, but they'll probably be big enough for the other.  Plus, loads of fun activities no matter what your age.

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All The Stuff And Things You Need To Know For Your Rush Mountain Adventure

Hours Open: Check the Website for details for special events

Until May 24,2024: 9a-5p

May 25, 2024 until August 31, 2024: 10-6

September 6, 2024 +: 9a-5p


There are a LOT of options for tickets.  Get anything from a season pass to tickets for one single feature at the park.  For all ticketing options, click here.

If you head up to Rush Mountain Adventure, tell us about it here.  I'm dying to know what you think.

Check Out These Shots From Rush Mountain Adventure:  ⤵⤵⤵

Rush Mountain Adventure Park, South Dakota

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