Mount Rushmore is just over an hour's drive from Spearfish. Visitors often travel down the route of U.S. Hwy 385 from Spearfish is, considered to be one of the most scenic drives in the Black Hills.
|Hours of Operation
|Open 5 a.m. to 11 p.m., seven days a week
|There is no entrance fee for Mount Rushmore National Memorial. However, parking fees are required.
Almost three million people visit Mount Rushmore National Memorial each year. Depicting the presidents Washington, Jefferson, Lincoln and Roosevelt, this massive stone carving shines majestically over the Black Hills of South Dakota as a symbol of freedom and American hope.