Buffalo Roundup




 

Experience the Wild West with one of the nation’s largest Buffalo roundups. Take the narrated bus tour and see the dust fly as the buffalo rumble through the hills of Custer State Park.

Watch the cowboys herd in over 1,500 wild buffalo to brand, sort, and vaccinate for the 50th annual Custer State Park Buffalo Roundup and Auction. Mount Rushmore Tours offers three unique tours available for the roundup on Friday September 25th, 2015. All park entrance fees are included in our packages. Feel the thunder and join the herd at the Annual Custer State Park Buffalo Roundup!

Watch cowboys and cowgirls as they roundup and drive the herd of 1,500 buffalo into the buffalo corrals.

Call Mount Rushmore Tours for more information on this exciting Wild West experience: (888) 343-3113.





AM 6:30 Check-In - Check in at Fort Hays Dances with Wolves Film Set located 4 miles South of Rapid City, SD on Highway 16W. Check in at the Headquarters Building for your tickets. Breakfast includes an "All You Can Eat" Cowboy Breakfast – Pancakes, Biscuits and Gravy, Sausage, Homemade Biscuits, Orange Juice, Cranberry Juice, Coffee, Milk, Tea, and Hot Chocolate.

AM 7:15 Board Coach - Board the coach at Fort Hays Dances with Wolves Film Set. Your driver for the day begins the narrated tour with stops at... Custer State Park. Keep your camera ready and your eyes on the lookout over the hills of Custer State Park as you feel the ground shake and hear the thunder of buffalo coming over the hill tops.

2-3 Hours: Buffalo Roundup (and lunch with complete package) - Our lunch stop is in the corrals of the Buffalo Roundup (cost of lunch INCLUDED in complete package).  After the roundup, we continue through Custer State Park up Needles Highway passing through scenic tunnels and by scenic overlooks (be prepared for camera stops).

15-20 Minutes: Sylvan Lake - Stop for pictures at the spectacular man-made lake located at the bottom of Harney Peak.

60-90 Minutes: Crazy Horse Mountain & Memorial  - Staying for at least 1 hour, we'll visit the largest mountain carving in the world. You can visit the memorial and learn much about the sculptor Korzak Ziolkowski in his home studio museum.

60-90 Minutes: Mount Rushmore - We'll spend at least an hour visiting Mount Rushmore. There is plenty of time to see all the park has to offer including the sculptor's studio and the Lincoln Borglum Museum.

PM 6:00 Return to Fort Hays - Return to Fort Hays Dances with Wolves Film Set.

PM 6:30 Fort Hays Chuckwagon Supper & Variety Music Show  - The supper bell rings calling everyone to the feed line where the cowboys serve up your chuckwagon supper. MENU: potatoes, BBQ roast beef, baked beans, chunky applesauce, biscuits and honey, old fashioned spice cake, coffee and lemonade. Our entire meal is served on a tin plate hand crafted at the Fort Hays tin shop! After Supper the Fort Hays Wranglers take the stage for an hour long Music Variety Show including comedy and music ranging from The Sons of the Pioneers to old time rock'n roll. Bring your camera and take some pictures!





AM 6:30 Check-In and Breakfast - Check in at Fort Hays Dances with Wolves Film Set located 4 miles South of Rapid City, SD on Highway 16W. Check in at the Headquarters Building for your tickets. Breakfast includes an "All You Can Eat" Cowboy Breakfast – Pancakes, Biscuits and Gravy, Sausage, Homemade Biscuits, Orange Juice, Cranberry Juice, Coffee, Milk, Tea, and Hot Chocolate.

AM 7:15 Board Coach - Board the coach at Fort Hays Dances with Wolves Film Set. Your driver for the day begins the narrated tour with stops at... Custer State Park. Keep your camera ready and your eyes on the lookout over the hills of Custer State Park as you feel the ground shake and hear the thunder of buffalo coming over the hill tops.

2-3 Hours: Buffalo Roundup (and lunch with complete package) - Our lunch stop is in the corrals of the Buffalo Roundup (cost of lunch INCLUDED in complete package).  After the roundup, we continue through Custer State Park up Needles Highway passing through scenic tunnels and by scenic overlooks (be prepared for camera stops).

15-20 Minutes: Sylvan Lake - Stop for pictures at the spectacular man-made lake located at the bottom of Harney Peak.

60-90 Minutes: Crazy Horse Mountain & Memorial - Staying for at least 1 hour, we'll visit the largest mountain carving in the world. You can visit the memorial and learn much about the sculptor Korzak Ziolkowski in his home studio museum.

60-90 Minutes: Mount Rushmore - We'll spend at least an hour visiting Mount Rushmore. There is plenty of time to see all the park has to offer including the sculptor's studio and the Lincoln Borglum Museum.

PM 6:00 Return to Fort Hays - Return to Fort Hays Dances with Wolves Film Set.



The Buffalo Roundup (Roundup Only)

Experience the Wild West with one of the nation’s largest buffalo roundups. Take the narrated bus tour and see the dust fly as the buffalo rumble through the hills of Custer State Park. Watch the cowboys herd in over 1,500 wild buffalo to brand, sort, and vaccinate for the 50th Annual Custer State Park Buffalo Roundup and Auction.

Mount Rushmore Tours has three unique tours available for the roundup on September 25th, 2015. All park entrance fees are included in our packages.

Buffalo Roundup at Custer State Park - Mount Rushmore Tours



Mount Rushmore Tours Telephone : (888) 343-3113 ~ Fort Hays Old West Town & Dinner Show: (888) 394-9653

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Last Updated: 6/11/2015