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Established Camping

HTR Black Hills


Explore the beauty of HTR Black Hills (formerly American Buffalo Campground). This unique destination is home to Mount Rushmore as well as numerous national and state parks, and local attractions. So, stay awhile when you tour all the mountains, canyons, caves, and rock formations with the spectacular backdrop of South Dakota. We offer something for campers of all ages, so if you are looking for the perfect location to Nestled under tall pine trees, in the heart of the wonderful Black Hills, our on-site recreational facilities include a heated swimming pool & hot tub (open Memorial Day to Labor Day, weather permitting), mini golf, a playground area for children, basketball court, horseshoe pits, and wooded walking trails.


HTR Black Hills is located in South Dakota

Detail location of campground


13752 S Highway 16
Rapid City, SD 57701


43.973572 N
103.3071 W

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  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site
  • Boat-In
    Sites accessible by watercraft.

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  • WiFi
  • Verizon
  • AT&T
  • T-Mobile

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Group
  • Cabins


For Campers

  • Market
  • ADA Access
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Firewood Available
  • Phone Service
  • Reservable
  • WiFi
  • Showers
  • Drinking Water
  • Electric Hookups
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump
  • Sewer Hookups
  • Water Hookups
  • Pull-Through Sites

Frequently Asked Questions

Does HTR Black Hills have RV hookups?

According to, HTR Black Hills has water hookups and sewer hookups.

What is the max vehicle length at HTR Black Hills?

HTR Black Hills allows vehicles up to 60 feet.

Are fires allowed at HTR Black Hills?

Yes, according to campers on, fires are allowed at HTR Black Hills, although make sure to check current fire restrictions in the area.

Does HTR Black Hills have wifi?

Yes, according to campers on, HTR Black Hills does have wifi.

Is there cell phone reception at HTR Black Hills?

According to campers on, Verizon signal is unknown, AT&T is fair, and T-Mobile is unknown.