Hunting | Black Hills & Badlands - South Dakota


Big game

The Black Hills and Badlands region of South Dakota is a hunter's paradise, offering a wide range of opportunities to pursue game and experience the beauty of the great outdoors. From big game such as elk and mule deer to upland birds like pheasants and sharp-tailed grouse, there's something for every type of hunter in this region.

Game Species

Learn about the different species of big game, waterfowl, and upland birds that can be hunted in the region, including elk, mule deer, turkey, pheasants, and more.

Hunting Regulations

Make sure you're up to date on the current hunting regulations and license requirements before heading into the field.

Outfitters and Guides

Consider hiring a professional guide or outfitter to help you plan and execute a successful hunt.


Hunting plays an important role in conservation efforts, and the Black Hills and Badlands region has a rich history of supporting wildlife and habitat conservation.

Hunting in the Black Hills and Badlands region is a thrilling and rewarding experience, offering hunters the chance to pursue game amidst some of the most beautiful landscapes in the country. Start planning your hunt today and discover why this region is a top destination for hunters.