A Mountain of Family Fun: Rush Mountain Adventure Park
New in 2016:
Rushmore Mountain Coaster – Ride the rails as you zoom down the side of Rush Mountain over pigtail bridges and whoops. You control the speed in the dounle (or single) seated coaster.
Rushmore Cave – Explore the underground as you journey on our guided cave tours to discover how the amazing stalactite-filled caverns were formed.
Gunslinger 7-D Interactive Ride – Are you the fastest shooter in the West? Take aim at Robot Cowboys, Aliens, or Zombies in the multi-sensory experience. You might go home with braggin’ rights.
Soaring Eagle Zipline Ride – Experience the sensation of flying on this unique zipline ride. The side-by-side seating lets you share the thrill with a friend.
Gemstone Mining – Be a treasure hunter and uncover your gems & fossils at the gemstone mining sluice.
Refreshments served at Sparky’s Snackatorium* Souvenirs and treasures found at our gift shop
Check our website or schedules & Times – www.rushmtn.com
Explore Rushmore Cave – Cave Tours
The Scenic Cave Tour – our most popular tour
Journey through the cave on our exciting walking tour. Guided tours leave every 15 min. from the visitor center. The tour is approximately 1 hour in length. Some stooping in places for low ceilings & ability to climb stairs necessary. Walking shoes & light jacket recommended. No reservations required.
Adventure Tour – go spelunking!
Take an extreme caving adventure through tight crawls to remote areas of the cave. Some belly crawling is required, so be prepared to get dirty. Reservations needed.
In 1876, gold miners discovered the cave when a leaking flume seeped water into the hillside. An investigation of where the water disappeared to led to the discovery of the original cave opening.
Looking for an unforgettable experience in the Black Hills? The Rushmore Mountain Coaster is designed to carry one or two riders. Cruise down the rails at speeds up to 31 mph. You control how fast you go. The pigtail bridges and whoops will have you giggling and wanting to ride over and over again. It’s a thrill you won’t forget.