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Explore the Majestic Black Hills on a Traditional Dude Ranch!

A stay at High Country Guest Ranch is a memorable resort experience in the Black Hills. Explore the area's rugged beauty on a leisurely horseback ride – High Country's specialty – or just kick back by the ranch's pool. A wide range of cabins accommodate up to 18 guests, making this a perfect spot for a family reunion. Surrounded by national forest, the ranch is steeped in South Dakota beauty. It's just minutes from Hill City's distinctive shops, galleries and restaurants, and must see attractions like Mount Rushmore and the Crazy Horse Memorial are a short drive away. Whether you visit for business or pleasure, High Country is a fantastic Black Hills getaway!


When you stay at High Country Guest Ranch you will have everything you need to create fun family memories. This all-inclusive ranch gives you access to an outdoor pool, miles of trails winding through the Black Hills, fire pits and grills for each cabin, some include Jacuzzi's for a relaxing evening in, and much more! Enjoy the famous beauty of the Black Hills at High Country Guest Ranch!


Bring the whole family for an unforgettable vacation in the Black Hills of South Dakota. You are a day trip away from Mount Rushmore and Crazy Horse, but steps from the beautiful countryside and the majestic forests. Spend the day hiking the Mickelson Trail, play volleyball or horseshoes, relax by the pool, or experience the world class entertainment of the Brule, the five-time award winning Native American Dance Troupe. There is fun for all ages at High Country Guest Ranch!


High Country Guest Ranch has beautiful log cabins that can sleep up to 18 people. In this quaint Dude Ranch there is room for everyone to reconnect and make new memories. Enjoy the Circle B Chuckwagon & Cowboy Music Show, or the traditional Brule Native American Dancers. Spend the day on the trails either by foot or horseback, play a game of volleyball, and come together in the fully equipped kitchen and living area with a home cooked meal. This is the perfect place for your next reunion!


There is not a more beautiful countryside to relax and rejuvenate your heart and soul than the Black Hills. High Country Guest Ranch sits among the infamous long standing trees where you can hike, ride ATV's through well-maintained trails. Spend the day exploring this natural wonderland, or venture to the greatest American landmarks like Mount Rushmore and Crazy Horse.


Spend a romantic vacation with your love in a cozy one bedroom log cabin. You can relax in front of the fire pit, enjoy a soak in the Jacuzzi, create a meal in the fully stocked kitchen, or just play a board game in the living area. Venture out to explore the Black Hills with a hike on Mickelson Trail, relax under the sun at the outdoor pool, or enjoy a romantic horseback ride among the trees.


Tourists hear of the magnificent beauty of the Black Hills, and they keep coming back to enjoy it, some on an annual basis. Come and see what all the fuss is about! When you stay at High Country Guest Ranch you are surrounded by these rolling hills and luscious trees. Pull on your boots and check out the Mickelson Trail, conveniently located just steps from camp, or enjoy a day at the pool with the mountains as your back drop.


High Country Guest Ranch is close to some great American historical sites. From Mount Rushmore to Crazy Horse and the onsite performances of the Brule Native American Dancers, your history buff will have plenty to keep themselves busy! Not to mention the beautiful Black Hills that have been enticing visitors for generations.

Cabins, Cottages, and Chalets

High Country Guest Ranch features traditional log cabins, surrounded by the natural beauty of the Black Hills. Accommodations vary, but can sleep up to 18 guests comfortably. Enjoy a fully stocked kitchen, outdoor grill, spacious living and dining area, and queen sized beds. No need to drag along a cooler, the High Country Guest Ranch will do the shopping for you, just enter your list online before you arrive, or if you forget something their general store has every modern convenience. Cozy up and enjoy!

Dude Ranch

High Country Guest Ranch is a proper Dude Ranch. Let your kids experience the beauty and wonder of horses for the first time in a a safe and beautiful environment. Expert staff will take you and your kids through the winding trails to show them the beauty of the Black Hills from horseback. Enjoy the Old West with a visit to the Circle B Chuckwagon & Cowboy Music Show where there is fun for kids and adults alike!


Are you looking for a unique family experience for your next holiday vacation? Then look no further than High Country Guest Ranch, where all-inclusive fun is waiting. Spend the day at the pool, or take a hike or an ATV on the trails of the Black Hills, experience the art of the Brule, traditional Native American Dancers, and enjoy a full breakfast everyday. Relax and converse with loved ones around the campfire and make memories that will last a lifetime.

  • Wifi
  • Restaurant Onsite
  • Pets Allowed
  • Property Size 21 units
  • Conference Facility
  • Kids Allowed
  • Nearby City Hill City
  • Nearby Water N/A
  • Open Dates All Year

Plan your next group event at High Country Guest Ranch.

Spacious cabins and a large meeting hall make High Country Guest Ranch an ideal Black Hills getaway for groups of all kinds. Individual cabins accommodate up to 18 guests.

For more information please call +1 (605) 574 - 9003 or Send Inquiry.

Nearest Airports

  • Rapid City Regional Airport (RAP) / 28.8 miles
  • Chadron Municipal Airport (CDR) / 82.4 miles
  • Alliance Municipal Airport (AIA) / 138.5 miles

* Not all airports listed here may be open to public use, or service commercial flights

Additional Information

  • Bicycles
  • Gift Shop
  • Mini Golf Course
  • Swimming Pool
  • ATV/Fourwheeling
  • Bird Watching
  • Downhill Skiing/Snowboarding
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Ice Fishing
  • Ice Skating
  • Wildlife & Nature
  • Play Ground
Room Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Coffee Maker
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Jacuzzi
  • Microwave
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Bumper Boats and Cars
  • Rock Climbing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Hunting and Shooting
  • Karaoke
  • Live Entertainment
  • Photography
  • Shopping
  • Sightseeing
  • Swimming
  • Wineries
  • Catering
Languages Spoken
  • English
12172 Deerfield Road Hill City, South Dakota 57745 United States  
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