Day 9

Cheyenne WY to Rapid City SD       5 Hours     290 miles

Lusk, the jewel of the plains situated on the historic Cheyenne and Black Hills Stage route. Visiting Lusk will give you an opportunity to marvel at the beauty of the countryside as you explore the history of the area in addition to the best of services and accommodations. The Stagecoach museum had a remarkable collection of historical items including a fully outfitted coach, one of only two of its kind in existence, the other located in the Smithsonian in Washington, D.C.

Back in 1918 the oil strike boosted Lusk's population to ten thousand.  Today, only three thousand people live in the entire county. 

The Stagecoach Museum in Lusk is a great  place to explore another piece of Wyoming's history the glory days of the Cheyenne-Deadwood stagecoach route during the Black Hills gold rush.
As we travel North through Custer, Hill City arriving in Rapid City were we'll spend the next 3 nights .

Rapid City  is located in the Black Hills of South Dakota, Rapid City is a vacation destination for family vacations offering a variety of shopping, dining, attractions and outdoor recreation. We will be Staying in Rapid City at the ...........................which is only 29 Miles away from Sturgis .