Lonely Planet Writer

Storify: South Dakota road trip in pictures

Lonely Planet's Destination Editor Alexander Howard travelled to South Dakota in September to check out the state's best sights. And to see what new adventures he could find.

A cowboy watches a herd of buffalo in Custer State Park, SD. Image by Alexander Howard / Lonely Planet A cowboy watches a herd of buffalo in Custer State Park, SD. Image by Alexander Howard / Lonely Planet

Follow @alexmhoward for updates and news about South Dakota and other destinations in the Western United States and Canada, and keep an eye out for Lonely Planet's USA guide in March 2016. Head to Lonely Planet's South Dakota page for additional info.

Alexander travelled to South Dakota with support from Travel South Dakota. Lonely Planet contributors do not accept freebies in exchange for positive coverage.