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    Rafter J Bar Ranch Campground

    12325 Rafter J-Bar Road, Hill City, SD 57745
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    • Excellent73%
    • Very good19%
    • Average5%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “main camp” (11 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Pets Allowed
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The Rafter J Bar Ranch has been a wonderful place for home base for our Black Hills adventures. It is close to Crazy Horse and Mount Rushmore. Hill City and Custer are close. The campsites are spread out over a huge area. Some of the...More

    Thank leanne317
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    A remarkable place. We stayed in Ranch Camp section. It was full but oh so quiet! Unlike other CGs in the area we had our privacy inspite of the fact it was full. Close to the Michelson trail. Short drive into Hill City and short...More

    2  Thank Salem27RKSS
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We just spent 12 days in the Black Hills, stayed at 2 campgrounds and visited numerous others as we looked for future places to stay. Once we found the Rafter J, we stopped looking. This campground has numerous camping spots called Islands. There's a lot...More

    1  Thank bandan1957
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We researched like crazy and finally decided on the Rafter J Bar Ranch Campground and we are so happy we did. This campground is beautiful! Many places in this area are very cramped and have no shade but this place has large camping sites and...More

    1  Thank csele5585
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Amazing sites with great amenities. I wish the weather was warmer but we had 29 degree nights in August. The pool looked amazing but we choose to play on the extremely large playground. The web portal for reservations isn't the best but it was worth...More

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    #1 of 14 hotels in Keystone
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    #5 of 12 hotels in Hill City
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    • Hill City
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    Steve W
    3 October 2016|
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    Response from sekmd2472016 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, I think is is 10 PM, but that was during the September. That may change as we get into fall. Best bet it to check their website; and if that doesn't answer the question, give them a call. It was the nicest RV park we... More
    3 September 2016|
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    Response from Tim S | Reviewed this property |
    Yes call and explain what you are looking for. We loved the island camp.
    6 August 2015|
    Response from SandyToes2B | Reviewed this property |
    Ranch Camp and The Island are the best. The are the furthest from the pool if that is okay. You won't get as much of the Highway noise. We stayed at Line camp and the Highway noise was bad. That was the only bad thing about... More
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    "Get camp site in the Ranch area."
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    "Be sure to take a good look at the campground map & read the descriptions of these areas.Book well ahead..."
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    "Choose a site as far away from the highway as possible as it can be a little noisey at times."
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    "Know the type of camping you like to do and select the best camping area at the resort to meet you needs."
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