Ben Reifel Visitor Center | Black Hills & Badlands - South Dakota

Ben Reifel Visitor Center

  • Ben Reifel Visitor Center

This newly renovated visitor center offers an indoor theater, interactive exhibits, orientation film and bookstore.

Daily ranger programs are available from mid-June to mid-August.

Check the park activity guide or bullentin boards for times, topics and locations.


The Ben Reifel Visitor Center has varying hours depending on the season. Hours of operation are in Mountain Time Zone.

Hours: Spring: 

8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (mid-April to mid-May)

Hours: Summer: 

8 a.m. - 7 p.m. (Summer Hours)

Hours: Fall: 

8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (early September to late October)

Hours: Winter: 

8 a.m. - 4 p.m. (Winter Hours)