Welcome to Belle Fourche
Belle Fourche is a community of 5,000 citizens located on the northern slopes of the world-famous Black Hills in Western South Dakota. Belle Fourche is a regional trade center for people from the surrounding three states, North Dakota, Montana, and Wyoming.
We invite you to explore our area to find out everything you need to know about our exceptional quality of life, family vacations, and destination points such as The Black Hills Roundup, Center of the Nation Monument, Mount Rushmore, Crazy Horse, Badlands National Park, and other area attractions
In addition to outstanding antique shops, motels, museums, campgrounds, and restaurants, Belle Fourche is home to one of America’s premier rodeos — The Black Hills Roundup. You’ll discover summer concerts in Herrmann Park; the Center of the Nation All Car Rally each June; Air Shows; and excellent outdoor recreation at nearby Orman Dam and the Belle Fourche Country Club. When you’re ready for a place where the West still rings true, say “howdy” to Belle Fourche. We’ll be waiting for you.
Geographic Center of the Nation
With the admission of Alaska and Hawaii to the Union in 1959, the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey officially designated a point 20 miles north of Belle Fourche as the Geographic Center of the Nation. Today, the Center of the Nation is marked by a 21-foot diameter monument made of South Dakota granite in the shape of the compass rose, at the Belle Fourche Visitor Center and Tri-State Museum.
- I-90 E & W
- US Hwy 14
- US Hwy 16
- US Hwy 85
- US Hwy 385
- WY Hwy 24
- WY Hwy 585
- WY Hwy 111
- Greyhound Bus station locations:
- 1. Gillette, WY
- 2. Spearfish, SD
- 3. Rapid City, SD
- Rapid City Regional Airport – 70 miles
- Gillette-Campbell Regional Airport - 105 miles
- Black Hills Municipal Airport - 20 miles
- Belle Fourche Municipal Airport - 0 miles
- Hulett Municipal Airport – 43 miles
- Custer County Airfield - 85 miles