Activities

Black Hills Area Information For Vacation Renters

At Executive Lodging, we provide the best cabins and vacation rentals in Black Hills, South Dakota. If you interested in coming to our facilities, but not sure what you can do in the area? You’re in the right place. We... Read more

Winter Activities In The Black Hills

If you’re visiting the Black Hills in the winter, you’re going to experience a truly beautiful winter wonderland. On average, the Black Hills receives around 150 inches of snowfall per year – making it the snowiest place in all of... Read more

Free Attractions in the Black Hills

Story Book Island in Rapid City D.C. Booth Historic Fish Hatchery Spearfish Spearfish Canyon: Bridal Veil Falls, Roughlock Falls and Falls at Savoy Spearfish Canyon: Devils Bathtub Dinosaur Park in Rapid City Shooting of Wild Bill Reenactments in Deadwood Open Cut... Read more

Mickelson Trail

Our Favorite Hiking and Biking Trails

Mickelson Trail: 109 miles with several trailheads $3/daily pass or $15/annual pass Black Elk Peak/Harney Peak: The highest point in South Dakota known as Harney Peak for over 150 years, was renamed Black Elk Peak in 2016. Jewel Cave National... Read more

Our Favorite Attractions

Bear Country USA: Kim’s ” I love to watch the baby bears grow up throughout the summer” Crazy Horse Memorial: Come see the progress, spend the money to go to the top you will not regret it and what a... Read more

Hiking in the Black Hills

Our Favorite Black Hills Hiking and Adventures Information Mickelson Trail: 109 miles with several trailheads $3/daily pass or $15/annual pass Black Elk Peak/Harney Peak: The highest point in South Dakota known as Harney Peak for over 150 years, was renamed... Read more

Akela Spa in Deadwood

Akela Spa of Deadwood

For every room booked for arival between December 21st and May 15th at Executive Lodging, receive a One Free Pass to Akela Spa of Deadwood (5 bedroom rental will received 5 passes). Reconnect with yourself at the Black Hills only... Read more

Unparalleled Skiing at Terry Peak

Black Hills Winter Sports “Delight in a frosty frolic while skiing, cross country skiing, snow shoeing, snowboarding, skating, or ice fishing. With more than 1,500 miles of trails, statewide, we’re one of the nation’s top snowmobiling destinations. South Dakota is... Read more

Akela Spa

Akela Spa

Akela Spa is the only full service day spa in the Black Hills of South Dakota. It is conveniently located just 1 mile east of Deadwood. Inspired by wellness practices and influenced by indigenous elements, Akela Spa infuses therapies to... Read more

Mickelson Trail

Mickelson Trail

Mickelson Trail was originally the Burlington Northern Line Railroad that took trains from Edgemont to Deadwood. Starting in Deadwood and ending in Edgemont, the 109 mile trail with most of it not exceeding a 4% grade is primarily crushed limestone and... Read more