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Horse Thief Campground & RV Resort

14 Reviews
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About This Campground

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  • Drive In
    Park next to your campsite

Stay Connected

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

Site Types

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


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


14 Reviews of Horse Thief Campground & RV Resort

Ratings Breakdown

  • 0
  • 1
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  • 4
  • 9
Aimee M.
Reviewed Aug. 15, 2021

High hopes, disappointed

I had high hopes for this campground in Hill City based on other reviews i had read, but overall it was a disappointing campground. Positives: Central location in Hill City, very close to Needles highway and Sylvan Lake. The pool is heated and the campground has a nice layout with play equipment…

Month of VisitSeptember
hThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Aug. 10, 2021

Gorgeous, convenient

We needed a one night stay after exploring the Mammoth Site and Mt Rushmore in a day and were lucky to find this campground. It is incredibly close to Mount Rushmore (and Crazy Horse). We were in a spot with zero shade, and it was VERY hot by breakfast, so recommend an awning or canopy if you have…

Month of VisitSeptember
Reviewed Jul. 13, 2021

Spacius amazing views quiet

Spacius sites about half and half primitive to full hookups showers available, Amazing views and hiking and lake close by. Horseshoe pits and basketball court. Cabins available to. Very Quiet well Maintained Store at park entrance

Month of VisitSeptember


Horse Thief Campground & RV Resort is located in South Dakota


From S Hill City Limits: Go 3-1/2 mi S on US 16/385, then 2 mi E & S on Hwy 87 (Needles Hwy).


24391 Hwy 87


43.86944469 N
103.58414082 W

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Connection Details

We rate connection speeds from campers like you who submit speed tests with Field Reports.

  • Good- 10+Mbps

    Campers can make calls and send texts & emails, watch an HD movie, play multiplayer games, and more.

  • Fair- 3Mbps-10Mbps

    Campers can make calls, send texts & emails, video chat, stream video, and play online games.

  • Poor- 0Mbps-3Mbps

    Campers might be able check email, send texts, and make calls.

  • Available-

    Campers have been able to connect here but we don’t know the quality of the connection.

  • Unknown-

    Connectivity is not known for this campground.

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