5 Things to do when Planning Your Spearfish Vacation

by Brian Gebhart | January 28, 2019
Nature & Recreation

Planning a vacation can be stressful, and we know you don't need that kind of negativity in your life, which is why we've got you covered! Here's a quick guide to everything you need to do to prepare for your trip to Spearfish, South Dakota. 

1. Choose a date

This one can be tough because truthfully, there’s never a bad time to visit Spearfish. Are you looking for the perfect summer vacation for your family? Maybe you want to take in the beauty of the fall colors in the Black Hills. Or perhaps, you want to ride a snowmobile through the snow-covered pines.

2. Book your lodging

Once you know when you want to visit the Black Hills area you’ll need to choose where to stay, and Spearfish has a variety of options for you to choose from.

Sleep in comfort in one of our many hotels, each providing the best customer service in the hills to make your vacation enjoyable.  

Needing to feel more in-touch with nature? Our campgrounds and RV parks offer great amenities with the best access to outdoor adventures.

If you’re looking for a more unique place to stay, book your stay in a comfy bed and breakfasts, or perhaps a motel.

3. Check out the events

Take a gander at our calendar of events and see what’s happening in the hills over your vacation. From live performances and musical entertainment to downtown festivals and outdoor races, there’s an event for everyone in Spearfish. Also, be sure to check back from time-to-time as events are added to our calendar daily!

4. Scope out Things-to-Do

Settled at the mouth of Spearfish Canyon and serving as the midpoint between Mt. Rushmore and Devils Tower there are plenty of things to do on your vacation! From hiking trails and waterfalls to museums and galleries – you’ll never say “I’m bored” on this vacation.

And for those who like to travel with their taste buds, get ready for a treat. Spearfish has become a bit of a foodie haven in the Black Hills with over 50 restaurants and eateries.

5. Get the 2024 Spearfish, SD Travel Guide

Download a digital version, or request one in the mail – whichever your preference, the new 2019 Spearfish Adventure Guide is here! Packed with stunning photography, maps, and more, this adventure guide will make planning your vacation even easier.

And there you have it! Everything you need to start planning that Black Hills vacation. Still seeking more information? Be sure to peruse around our website or call the Spearfish Visitor Information Center at 605-717-9294.

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