Create lasting memories with your stay at Yak Ridge!

The cabins are 5 star rated and nestled in the heart of the Black Hills offering mountain charm and quality amenities including full kitchens, full bathrooms, covered porches, WiFi, heat, AC, and much more.

Enjoy beautiful views, wildlife, star-studded skies, campfires, and miles of trails on the adjacent Black Hills National Forest. Experience the best of both worlds – easy access to National Parks, major attractions, old west history and Native culture, wildlife, hiking, biking, fishing, and lakes, as well as peace and tranquility.

We’ strive to create a lodging experience that is comfortable and enjoyable for travelers of all ages and have been honored to host guests from all 50 state, and more than a dozen foreign countries.

Our home and farmstead are on an adjacent property where we have gardens and raise chickens, honeybees, and Himalayan yaks.

Cabins

Cabin 4 main bedroom

Custom built in 2015 and 2018, our studio and two-bedroom cabins sleep 2 to 6 and offer full kitchens, full baths, covered porches, quality linens, campfires, and much more. Located near Mount Rushmore and Custer State Park.  Open year-round. 5 Star Rated

Farmstead

Hugh our Yak Bull

Our cabins near Mount Rushmore are a taste of midwestern farmstead country life. Guests can schedule a tour of our farmstead which located on acreage adjacent to the cabins. The farmstead is home to our chickens, honey bees, and small herd of Himalayan yaks!

Area Attractions

closeup view of Mount Rushmore National Monument in the Black Hills of South Dakota.

Centrally located in the Black Hills of South Dakota, and just a few miles from Mount Rushmore, Located near Hill City, Keystone, Custer State Park, and Crazy Horse. Deadwood, Spearfish Canyon, Jewel Cave, Wind Cave, and Badlands National Park are within 5 minutes to an hour of Yak Ridge.

Cabins

Cabin 4 main bedroom

Custom built in 2015 and 2018, our cabins are nestled in the heart of the Black Hills and offer rustic charm as well as modern amenities. Our studio and two-bedroom cabins sleep 2 to 6 and offer full kitchens, full baths, covered porches, and much more.

Farmstead

Farmstead Featured Photo studebaker by barn cropped

Our cabins near Mount Rushmore are a taste of midwestern farmstead country life. Guests can schedule a tour of our farmstead which located on acreage adjacent to the cabins. The farmstead is home to our chickens, honey bees, and small herd of Himalayan yaks!

Area Attractions

closeup view of Mount Rushmore National Monument in the Black Hills of South Dakota.

Centrally located in the Black Hills of South Dakota, and just a few miles from Mount Rushmore, Yak Ridge is an ideal location for your Black Hills getaway. We offer the best of both worlds – easy access to the area’s top attractions as well as peace and tranquility.

Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you… while cares will fall like autumn leaves.
– John Muir

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