Leisure Travel

Ride the Black Hills

Oct. 1 - 5, 2020

Ride the world-famous Black Hills on a guided motorcycle adventure. See below for details.

SKU: 2020BlackHills-Durango Category:

Description

Ride the Black Hills Inclusion

  • 2 nights at the Springhill Suites by Marriott Deadwood, checking in on October 1 and out on October 3.
  • 2 nights at the Ramada by Wyndham Keystone, checking in on October 3 and out on October 5.
  • Full-day, round-trip ride from Deadwood, South Dakota, to Devils Tower National Monument, Wyoming (including stops in Spearfish Canyon, South Dakota; Sundance, Wyoming; and Sturgis, South Dakota); includes admission fees for Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame.
  • Full-day, one-way ride from Deadwood, South Dakota, to Keystone, South Dakota via Badlands National Park (Option 1) or along Nemo Road with a stop at Mt. Rushmore National Memorial in Black Hills National Forest (Option 2). See Itinerary for additional details.
  • Full-day, round-trip ride from Keystone, South Dakota, to Hot Springs, South Dakota; includes admission fees for Custer State Park and Needles Highway.
  • Trail vehicle to carry luggage and motorcycle trailer.
  • Videographer to capture your experiences.
  • Complimentary parking for at Springhill Suites® by Marriott® Deadwood.
  • Welcome reception with buffet dinner at Mavericks Steak & Cocktails (above Gold Dust Casino & Hotel).
  • 2 buffet breakfasts at Springhill Suites by Marriott Deadwood.
  • An on-site host to assist during your trip. (Please note: A host will be provided only on trips with bookings of 10 or more adults.)
Day 1: October 1 (Deadwood, South Dakota)
  • 2 - 6 PM: Visit the welcome table in the hotel lobby.
  • 7 - 9 PM: Welcome reception with buffet dinner at Mavericks Steak and Cocktails (above old Dust Casion & Hotel.)
  • Overnight at Springhill Suites by Marriott Deadwood
Day 2 October 2 (Deadwood, South Dakota)
  • Enjoy a breakfast buffet at your hotel.
  • 9 AM: Ride briefing
  •  9:30 a.m.: Depart from the hotel and ride to Spearfish Canyon.
    • 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.: Stop for lunch in Sundance, Wyoming. Lunch is at your own expense.
    • 1 p.m.: Ride to Devils Tower National Monument.
    • 1:30-2:30 p.m.: Explore Devils Tower National Monument. Admission to the site is at your own expense (US$20 per motorcycle and US$25 per car).
    • 2:30-4 p.m.: Head toward Sturgis along a highway route, crossing back into South Dakota.
    • 4-5:30 p.m.: Use your admission ticket to explore Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame at your own pace.
    • 5:45-7 p.m.: Enjoy dinner in Sturgis at a biker-friendly eatery (for example, One-Eyed Jack’s Saloon, Loud American Roadhouse or Full Throttle Saloon). Dinner is at your own expense.
    • 7-7:30 p.m.: Ride back to Deadwood.
    The rest of the evening at your leisure.
    Overnight at Springhill Suites by Marriott Deadwood.
Day 3 (Keystone, South Dakota)
  • Enjoy complimentary buffet breakfast at the hotel
  • Check out of the hotel.
  • 9 a.m.: Get a briefing on your upcoming ride.
  • Full-day, one-way ride from Deadwood, South Dakota, to Keystone, South Dakota via Badlands National Park (Option 1) or along Nemo Road with a stop at Mt. Rushmore National Memorial in Black Hills National Forest (Option 2).
    • 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.: Option 1 – Full-day Badlands National Park ride.
    • 10 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.: Option 2 – Full-day ride via Nemo Road, stopping at Mt. Rushmore National Memorial.
  • After your day’s ride, arrive and check into Ramada® by Wyndham Keystone.
  • 5 p.m.: Meet up at the hotel for drinks with the group. Drinks are at your own expense.
  • The rest of the evening at your leisure. Dinner is at your own expense.
  • Overnight at Ramada by Wyndham Keystone.
Day 4 (Keystone, South Dakota)
  • 9 a.m.: Get a briefing on your upcoming ride.
  • 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.: Full-day, round-trip ride from Keystone, South Dakota, to Hot Springs, South Dakota; includes admission fees for Custer State Park and Needles Highway.
    • 9:30 a.m.: Depart from the hotel.
    • 9:30 a.m. – noon: Follow Iron Mountain Road and Needles Highway to Hot Springs.
    • Noon – 1:30 p.m.: Stop for lunch at a local restaurant in Hot Springs. Lunch is at your own expense.
    • 1:30-4 p.m.: Return to Keystone via the scenic Needles Highway in Custer State Park.
    • Return to the hotel.
  • 5:30 p.m.: Join the group for a group dinner at a local restaurant. Dinner is at your own expense.
  • The rest of the evening at your leisure.
  • Overnight at Ramada by Wyndham Keystone.
Day 5 (Keystone, South Dakota)
  • Check out of the hotel by 11 a.m.Itinerary subject to change.

Pricing is based on the number of guests sharing a hotel room. Riders must provide their own vehicles. There is no restriction on the number of vehicles per room.

  • Single (1 adult per room): $1,089
  • Double (2 adults per room): $789 per person. $1,578 total.
  • Triple (3 adults per room): $689 per person. $2,067 total.
  • Quad (4 adult per room): $649 per person. $2,596 total.

Bike rental is not included. You must provide your own motorcycle, helmet, and riding gear.

Airfare is not included in the trip price. The closest commercial airport is Rapid City Regional Airport (RAP), approximately 53 miles (85 kilometers) away. Transportation from the airport to your hotel is not included in the trip price.

Bedding type (i.e. king bed or two queen beds) is not guaranteed. Please include your bedding preference in the notes section during check out.

Excursion Information
  • This trip is for expert motorcycle riders only. Participation is at your own risk.
  • You must have a valid motorcycle license.
  • All riders and passengers must have valid motorcycle insurance.
  • All rider and passengers must have valid health insurance.
  • You will be required to sign a liability waiver.
  • Please let us know if you have any food allergies.
  • This trip is not recommended for people with mobility issues or certain health conditions. Please consult with your physician prior to booking.
  • Food, drink and souvenirs are not included unless otherwise stated.