Hot Springs attractions

Historic Site in Hot Springs

Mammoth Site

This is the country's largest left-as-found mammoth fossil display. Hundreds of animals perished in a sinkhole here about 26,000 years ago, and you can walk around the active archaeological dig.
Natural Pool in Hot Springs

Cascade Falls

Part of the Black Hills National Forest, this beloved swimming hole, 11 miles south of Hot Springs, is great for a picnic or afternoon dip. Beware of the poison ivy and rattlesnakes!