Tags : south dakota

Great Roadside Attractions Across the U.S.

From mermaids and a biscuit museum to whispering giants, a giant leg sundial and a giant paint ball, the RVLifestyle is always looking to bring you the best (or should that be “best”?) in roadside attractions. That’s why I took note when our friends at Travel Trivia recently published a story called “6 Greatest Roadside […]Read More

Our Five Favorite Stops in South Dakota along I-90

A lot of people think I-90 on South Dakota is a boring drive. But not us! We love the entire route and sometimes have spent as much as a week traveling through. That's because there are so many places to stop and explore. Everybody knows about places like Sturgis, Deadwood, the Black Hills, Mt. Rushmore. […]Read More

RV Must-Do Trip: The Badlands of South Dakota

It's easy to see why American Indians and the early settlers called the area of southwestern South Dakota the Badlands. They are dry, unbearably hot in the summer, rugged, isolated and – in the days before modern transportation – extremely difficult to navigate. But while it may be an inhospitable place to live,  these days the Badlands […]Read More

RV Sidetrip: Deadwood, SD

If you like gambling, you'll probably love Deadwood. If not, probably not so much. After years of passing by on the way to the Badlands or Yellowstone and seeing the signs, Jennifer and I made an RV sidetrip to this town on the edge of the Black Hills of South Dakota. The entire city is listed […]Read More

Tell me where to go: Help plan my RV trip to Wyoming

It's time to head west to Wyoming and, eventually, Yellowstone National Park. And this year, instead of repeating past routes, I thought it would be fun to get your suggestions, to crowd source our trip by drawing on the collected wisdom of our readers. In other words, tell me where to go. Here's the particulars: […]Read More