Black Hills Parks & Forests Association (BHPFA) is the official non-profit partner of Wind Cave National Park, Jewel Cave National Monument, Black Hills National Forest, Nebraska National Forests & Grasslands and National Grasslands Visitor Center.  We provide vital funding to our public agency partners in support of their education goals.

We are a proud partner of the National Park Service and U.S. Forest Service, selling a curated selection of books, toys and games that help people of all ages engage with and interpret the natural world.

How We Work With our Partners –

Funding – A portion of store sales goes to our partners to fund their education & interpretive missions. This funding includes printing of park newspapers and Jr. Ranger books, exhibit design and installation, supplies to enhance educational programs, speakers and hand’s on programs or activities, just to name a few.

Where We Are Found –

BHPFA operates 14 retail stores in these locations:

 

National Park Service                                                                                 National Grasslands Visitor Center – Wall, SD                                              

Wind Cave National Park

Jewel Cave National Monument                                                                       

 

Black Hills National Forest                                                                        Nebraska National Forests & Grasslands

Supervisors Office – Custer, SD                                                                       Pine Ridge District Office: NENF & Oglala Nat’l

National Forest Visitor Center – Pactola Reservoir                                               Grassland – Chadron, NE

Northern Hills Ranger District – Spearfish, SD                                               Bessey District Office: NENF/ Samuel R. McKelvie

Mystic Ranger District – Rapid City, SD                                                                  Nat’l Forest/Bessey Tree Nursery – Halsey, NE

Bearlodge Ranger District – Sundance, WY                                                     Ft. Pierre Nat’l Grasslands VC – Ft. Pierre, SD

Hell Canyon Ranger District – Newcastle, WY                                                 Buffalo Gap Nat’l Grasslands VC – Hot Springs, SD

Hudson-Meng Education & Research Ctr.–Crawford, NE