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Around Custer, South Dakota

. Wind Cave Wind Cave is the fifth largest cave in the world. Its name comes from the wind exiting and entering the cave as it “breaths” according to outside pressure. Wind Cave is known for its “boxwork” formations for it is said to have about 95% of all the box-work of all the caves in the world. You have

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Badlands, South Dakota

The Sioux Indians once called this place Mako Sica which translates to “bad land”. They called this place the Badlands because they were frustrated with the rocky terrain. It is now a national park in South Dakota and a great national park for children. Everyone is welcome to hike, climb the bizarre natural structures, view the wildlife that walk right up to the car, and search for fossils in the dirt!

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