Become a South Dakota Master Naturalist!

Become a South Dakota Master Naturalist!

The South Dakota Master Naturalist program is starting its first certification class in March 2021. All adults 18+ who have a passion for nature, enjoy people and want to contribute to the well being of both through education and service are invited to apply to be...
National Bison Day

National Bison Day

Bison are an iconic symbol of the American West, but at the turn of the 19th Century, they were on the brink of extinction. Bison were killed deliberately in large numbers during westward expansion and the building of the transcontinental railroad. Private ranchers,...
Earth Day Youth Art Contest

Earth Day Youth Art Contest

In honor of the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day we hosted a youth art contest for students from kindergarten to high school. The winner and honorable mentions’ artwork have been made into a traveling display to be hosted by businesses in the Black Hills Region. South...
Current Partner Openings and Information

Current Partner Openings and Information

03/12/2021- Here is a current list of our partner’s updates regarding the current health emergency Wind Cave National Park BHPFA park store is OPEN: Hours will be: 8:00 am-4:30 pm All park roads and hiking trails are OPEN Picnic area and vault toilets are OPEN...