Top things to do

Historic Site in Pine Ridge Indian Reservation

Wounded Knee Massacre Site

The massacre site, 16 miles northeast of Pine Ridge town, is marked by a faded sign. It helps to read up on the events before you arrive. The mass grave, often frequented by people looking for donations, sits atop t…
Museum in Pine Ridge Indian Reservation

Red Cloud Heritage Center

This well-curated art museum has traditional and contemporary works and a craft shop with locally made artisan goods. Look for photos taken after the Wounded Knee massacre showing the frozen bodies of the dead with …
Cafe in Pine Ridge Indian Reservation

Higher Ground

This homey neighborhood watering hole in Pine Ridge has an expansive deck and an array of intriguing coffees, as well as daily breakfast and lunch specials.