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Under Canvas Mount Rushmore is tucked among ponderosa pines and juniper on an original gold mining settlement less than four miles from Mount Rushmore National Monument. With majestic views of Mount Rushmore and the hills beyond, Under Canvas is an ideal basecamp for exploring Custer State Park and the Black Hills of South Dakota.
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"For those looking for a unique way to see one of America’s most famous attractions, Under Canvas Mount Rushmore is a game-changer. It has a remarkable, ends-of-the-earth setting in the lush Black Hills, and all the conveniences you could imagine."
"Imagine waking up to the smell of Ponderosa pines and juniper in the Black Hills of South Dakota, after a night spent cozied up in sumptuous sheets."
Our Suite Tent offers all the amenities of a Deluxe Tent, with the addition of a lounge area with queen-size sofa-bed.
The Stargazer Tent offers all the amenities of our Deluxe Tent with a viewing window above the king-size bed. Enjoy a private ensuite bathroom, wood-burning stove and private deck. Perfect for couples looking for an elevated outdoor experience.
The Deluxe Tent boasts a plush king-size bed and a private ensuite bathroom with a shower, sink, and flushing toilet. Enjoy the night stars on your private deck before retreating into your upscale tent kept warm by a wood-burning stove.
Our Safari Tent offers a plush king-size bed and wood-burning stove to keep the tent warm at night. A bathhouse with private rooms—including hot showers, flushing toilets, and sinks—are conveniently located close to your tent.
Our canvas safari-style tents include three twin beds for families or friends traveling together plus a wood-burning stove for warmth at night. A bathhouse with private hot showers, toilets, and sinks are conveniently located close to your tent.
The Suite with Kids Tent offers all the upscale amenities of our traditional Suite plus your own private adjacent tent with two twin beds which is perfect for kids under 18. The Suite with Kids Tent is designed to accommodate families for the perfect upscale, outdoor experience.
The Stargazer with Kids Tent offers all the amenities of our traditional Stargazer plus your own private adjacent tent with two twin beds which is perfect for kids under 18. This layout is designed for families looking for a unique addition to their upscale outdoor adventure.
Enjoy all the amenities of the Deluxe Tent plus your own private adjacent tent with two twin beds, keeping your kids close. This layout is designed to accommodate families of 4. Enjoy these upscale accommodations in the heart of nature.
Enjoy all the amenities of our traditional Safari tents plus a private adjacent tent with two twin beds which is perfect for kids under 18. This layout is perfect for families or groups and offers a bathhouse with private stalls in convenient access to the tents.
Explore the beauty of the Black Hills of South Dakota with a stay at Under Canvas Mount Rushmore. Sleep under starry skies and enjoy safari-inspired tents with king-size beds with plush linens, en suite bathrooms with hot water, wood-burning stoves, and more.
Directions from Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Head down the hill from the memorial, East on SD-244. About 3 miles down you’ll drive past a strip of stores on your right. Turn RIGHT at Cemetery Rd. You’ll see a big white building, the Roosevelt Inn, which will then be on your left side after the turn. You’ll also see an Under Canvas sign on your right. Follow the dirt road for about a mile, looking out for the Under Canvas signs to guide you. It’s a short 14-minute drive to the camp from Mount Rushmore National Memorial.
Directions from Rapid City, South Dakota
Take Highway 16 West towards Keystone for about 20 miles. Turn LEFT at Cemetery Rd. You’ll see a big white building, the Roosevelt Inn, which will then be on your left side after your left turn. You’ll also see an Under Canvas sign on your right. Follow the road for about a mile, looking out for the Under Canvas signs to guide you.
The three main routes from Mount Rushmore to Yellowstone are: the Beartooth Highway, Cloud Peak Skyway, and the Bighorn Scenic Byway. Check out our blog to start planning!
Mount Rushmore is a National Memorial carved into Mount Rushmore in the Black Hills region of South Dakota.
Mount Rushmore National Memorial is open from 5 a.m. – 9 p.m. You can also see Mount Rushmore from the viewing deck at Under Canvas Mount Rushmore.
Dogs are allowed only within the two pet walking areas at Mount Rushmore National Memorial. There are also plenty of dog-friendly activities to do when visiting the Black Hills of South Dakota!
Under Canvas boasts exceptional destinations across the U.S., including locations near Yellowstone National Park, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Acadia National Park, and beyond. Book your Under Canvas adventure today.