Palmer Gulch Wagon Ride & Supper – Hill City, SD

PO Box 730
Hill City, SD 57745

A leisurely (30 min) horse drawn covered wagon ride. The wagon train departs from the Lodge at 5:30 p.m. MT and Horseback riders meet at the stables at 4:00 pm for orientation, leave by 4:15 for an hour long ride to the show. both travel into the Black Hills National Forest to a picturesque chuck wagon camp where guests are greeted by the entertainers, cooks and a beautiful view of Harney Peak. Our wagon drivers are very experienced teamsters with years of Draft Horse knowledge.

A great cowboy music show featuring the baritone voice of Paul Larson (, with a dash of western humor and cowboy poetry from local rancher Donley Hewett.

A fantastic STEAK dinner grilled to order, over an Aspen wood fire by Clayton and Rhonda Sanders (Campfire Catering) a local couple who specialize in Dutch- Oven/Chuck Wagon Cooking. This meal also includes fresh prepared side dishes, dessert and beverages. (Fire roasted potatoes and special cowboy beans)(Hotdogs are available for kids if they desire).

Guests can choose to dine at open air picnic tables or under a canvas covered shelter.

Wagons return to the Lodge around 7:30 p.m. MT and Horse Back riders return via a tractor hay ride to the stables at 7:30 p.m. MT
Weather permitting.
Dates Available:
JUNE 13-17, 20-24, 27-30
JULY 1, 4-8, 11-15, 18-22, 25-29
AUGUST 1-4, 8, 15-18

There are 4 special event nights on Wednesdays in July with an extended show and added extra entertainment.