While people in more metropolitan areas spend hours of drive time, the state average commute in South Dakota is 13.8 minutes. What that means is more time for golfing, fishing, hiking, relaxing with family or doing whatever it is that makes you happiest.
For the outdoor enthusiast, there is no better place to be than Western South Dakota. Recreational opportunities are truly limited only by your imagination. Outdoor lovers participate in everything from hiking to fishing to rock climbing. If skiing is your thing, our winters provide you with the opportunity to cross country or downhill ski. In the summer, break out your skis and enjoy some of the calmest waters around.
If you’re more into cultural activities, Western South Dakota has much to offer. This area of the state has played host to many traveling theater groups, international dance troupes and national powwow competitions.