Nestled in the Black Hills of South Dakota is the city of Lead. This is near the state line with Wyoming and is full of fun activities for the whole family to enjoy, as well as outdoor recreational opportunities. Of course, visitors are also encouraged to learn about the rich mining history in Lead. Foodies will also be impressed by the choice of dining in Lead, with everything from saloons and steakhouses to diners and cafés. Escape to the hills and visit Lead!
To enjoy outdoor exploration, head to Roughlock Falls State Nature Area. Visitors can enjoy the hikes here, as well as admire the waterfalls. For some more hiking and biking, head on the George S Michael Trail. For the opportunity to see what you can catch and to enjoy fishing, stop by Sheridan Lake. Swimming is also popular here. To step back in time, visitors can tour the Homestake Gold Mine. There is also the Black Hills Mining Museum too.
The best time to visit Lead is during the months of May to October.