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The Bad Lands of South Dakota
The Bad Lands of South Dakota

Introduction - South Dakota

Located in the Midwest region of the United States, South Dakota is bordered by six other states; Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, Nebraska, Montana and Wyoming. If you are like most people, when you think of South Dakota, you think of Mount Rushmore, but there is much more to this rural state than this famous landmark. What is lacking in hustle and bustle is more than made up for in natural scenic beauty, rich history, and outdoor activities. Custer State Park, where you will find Needles Highway, is a must see for any visitor to the state. Did you know that summers are hot and winters are extremely cold in this state? Find out other facts you may not know about South Dakota in the interesting information below. Both kids and adults will find the material easy to read and educational.

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