Adventures in Nature program begins January 10 at Wind Cave

Adventures in Nature program begins January 10 at Wind Cave

WIND CAVE NATIONAL PARK, S.D. – Wind Cave National Park staff invite you and your children to explore the natural world by taking part in their Adventures in Nature programs. These free interactive programs are offered at the park visitor center every other Tuesday...
South Dakota Master Naturalist Applications Open

South Dakota Master Naturalist Applications Open

Applications are now open for the 2023 South Dakota Master Naturalist cohort. Any South Dakota resident age 18 or older can apply to be part of the next cohort at sdmasternaturalist.org. Anne Lewis, Special Projects Director and member of the South Dakota Master...
Prepare for Christmas like the pioneers

Prepare for Christmas like the pioneers

(GERING, NE) Christmas is coming! What better way to start preparations than the way our ancestors did in the nineteenth century? Scotts Bluff National Monument, Legacy of the Plains Museum, and Chimney Rock National Historic Site will be hosting a variety of...
Lakota artwork installed at Wind Cave N.P. visitor center

Lakota artwork installed at Wind Cave N.P. visitor center

By Marcus Heerdt/Fall River County Herald-Star WIND CAVE NATIONAL PARK – Western South Dakota artist Jim Yellowhawk’s original artwork titled “Maka Oniye” is on permanent display inside the visitor center at Wind Cave after the piece was installed in early September...
Native Americans’ Day celebrated at Wind Cave

Native Americans’ Day celebrated at Wind Cave

By Marcus Heerdt/Fall River County Herald-Star WIND CAVE NATIONAL PARK – On Monday, Oct. 10, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Wind Cave National Park celebrated South Dakota’s Native Americans’ Day with informative talks, hoop dancing, Lakota storytelling, food, and much more....
Jewel Cave to Host Jr. Caver Day

Jewel Cave to Host Jr. Caver Day

Custer, SD – On Saturday, August 20th Jewel Cave National Monument will host a Jr. Caver Day. This free drop-in event will be from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and take place at the Jewel Cave Visitor Center. Jr. Caver Day will have crafts and activities that celebrate our...