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Lead

Lead, South Dakota is located a few miles from Historic Deadwood in the Black Hills. It’s home to one of the richest gold finds in American history. During the gold rush of 1876, two brothers stumbled upon gold near the present day town.

They later sold their claim to publishing powerhouse, William Randolph Hearst, who was able to dig deeper and find a gold vein that produced oar for 125 years. Visitors can still tour the Homestake Visitors Center and learn all about the gold rush and its impact on the Black Hills.

Western Region

Attractions

Historic Homestake Opera House Add
Blacktail Horseback Tours Add
Homestake Gold Mine Surface Tour/Visitor Center Add
Whitewood Creek Outfitters Add

Lodging

Terry Peak Lodge Add
Main Street Manor Hostel Add
Cheyenne Crossing Lodge Add
Trailshead Lodge Add

Dining

Gradinaur's Haus Of Kaffee Add
Cheyenne Crossing Store & Stage Shop Add
Subway Add
Lewie's Burgers & Brews Add

Events

The Big Mick 6/21/2014 Add

Vacation Packages

Deadwood: Base Camp Off Peak Book
Historic Deadwood Fly, Tour and Stay Experience - Off Season Book
Harley Davidson™ Rent Ride Relax Book
Mount Rushmore and the National Parks Package Book
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