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Hill City Travel Guide

The Heart of the Black Hills Hilly City is full of beautiful landscapes, interesting history and culture. It's the second oldest town in the Black Hills and is well located for exploring Mount Rushmore, Crazy Horse Monument, and Custer State Park. Downtown Hilly City has stores, antiques and art galleries plus restaurants and wineries. There's a busy and vibrant scene here all year round.

Things to Do in Hill City

Cultural attractions in town include The Museum at Black Hills Institute (for fossils and dinosaurs), the Conservation Civilian Corp Museum, and the South Dakota State Railroad Museum.

You can get a taste of the 1880s on a steam train ride that runs between Hill City and Keystone South Dakota in the scenic Black Hills.There is a tour and the whole ride takes about two hours.

Head off to explore Mount Rushmore, Crazy Horse Monument and Custer State Park all easily accessed from Hill City. You'll also discover lakes nearby (ice fishing is popular at Pactola and Sheridan Lake) plus trails for hiking, biking and running, snowmobiling in winter, horseback riding, rock climbing, golf and fishing.

With local wineries you can also plan tasting tours or make sure you are in town for one of the fun events such as the Wine Brew BBQ.

Best Time to Visit Hill City

It's great here in summer, but fall also sees dry clear weather, perfect for visiting Mount Rushmore and getting the most out of the scenery.

Price and Availability in Hill City

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The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Hill City tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Thursday. Vacation homes in Hill City tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Hill City is in July, while the cheapest month is in October. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Hill City is in the high season in July. Hill City has its low season in February, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in Hill City

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Hill City. The warmest months in Hill City are April and May, when temperatures reach 94 ˚F. The coolest month is March, when temperatures drop to -10 ˚F. The wettest month in Hill City is June with 3.4 inches of rain, while the driest month is December with 0.35 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Hill City

Pick the perfect vacation rental for your trip at AllTheRooms.com. We aggregate Airbnb, Priceline, Agoda and many more. We have 277 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Hill City ranging from inexpensive options to luxury places to stay. For those wanting to save money, the lowest priced place to stay in Hill City comes in at $40 per night. An average vacation rental in Hill City costs on average $168 a night.

If you need internet access during your time in Hill City, then you can choose from over 67 places to stay that have WiFi internet. Choose from 4 accommodations that provide gym options, so you don't miss a single workout. If you're planning on arriving in Hill City by car, be sure to choose from 101 accommodations that provide parking. We have 27 hotels and vacation rentals that have a pool or jacuzzi.

If you're traveling with your best friend, then make sure to choose one of the 42 pet-friendly accommodations available.

155 of the rentals in Hill City have been reviewed by previous guests. They rated 62% as great. 132 places to stay in are instantly bookable.

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