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Address: Spearfish, SD
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This scenic 19-mile drive in the Black Hills that passes cliffs, waterfalls...

This scenic 19-mile drive in the Black Hills that passes cliffs, waterfalls and the Spearfish Creek gives one the feeling they are in the rainforest.

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Beautiful Spearfish Canyon

This is a ride to be sure to make while in South Dakota. Beautiful twisty roads, with Bridal Veils Falls as a fantastic stopping/viewing spot between Spearfish and Deadwood.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a ride to be sure to make while in South Dakota. Beautiful twisty roads, with Bridal Veils Falls as a fantastic stopping/viewing spot between Spearfish and Deadwood.

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Rapid City, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I dont really want to share this hidden treasure;) Breathtaking hikes and waterfalls. Took wedding pictures here. Just stunning

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Spearfish
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This drive is spectacular, a scenic byway winding though high cliffs covered with aspen. Amazing in the fall, but all year round it is beautiful. Don't misst Roughlock Falls or Spearfish Falls in Savoy. Bridal Veil; Falls is nothing to write home about but good for pictures.

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Thank polkajazz
Blackpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great place for photos in the canyon and from beginning to end was out of this world. The tour covered everything

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Lake Tahoe (California), California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

best drive and beautiful scenery. Loved the river and trees along the road. We seen deer along the way and it was the best part of our trip.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

What a wonderful place to ride. I think I may come back sometime when it's not a giant rally. The irony of having that many bikes around makes the riding less enjoyable. The views though, worth it.

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Thank Loren K
Spearfish, South Dakota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Every time we go up here it amazes us how beautiful a place this is! It's amazing to see God's creation, so beautiful, so peaceful, so perfect!!

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017

The canyon is pretty, but there are many trail heads along the way. I think those are the real highlights. Plus, Bridal Veil Falls.

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Sturgis
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a great drive in fall stop in Deadwood or Spearfish to eat or pack a picnic lunch Fall is the best time for this drive. Don't forget to stop in at the Spearfish fish hatchery. Nice fun activity on a weekend. I would use cation if doing this the first full week in August do to the Sturgis... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

If you are in the Spearfish, South Dakota area try to make time for a drive through Spearfish Canyon. It was difficult to keep my eyes on the road and off the gorgeous scenery! The tall narrow cliffs are breathtaking. If you have time stop and take the short hikes to several beautiful waterfalls as well. Best of all it's... More 

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