Wounded Knee was the sight of a massacre in 1890 that left 150 Native Americans dead at the hands of the US Calvary.
Badlands National Park in South Dakota is located just outside of Rapid City. As with any National Park, this is a good place for landscapes.
The Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary and Angostura Reservoir are located near each other.
Huron, South Dakota is in the heart of South Dakota. It’s a small town with great charm and lovely people.
The Foothills Bull Bash in Wessington Springs, South Dakota is an annual event featuring bull riding.
The South Dakota Fair in Huron, South Dakota wouldn’t be complete without barrel racing.
The Demolition Derby in Plankinton, South Dakota was a fun event to attend back in 2010.
Bennett County Fair and Rodeo is an annual event in Martin, South Dakota. The rodeo features events such as barrel racing, roping, and bull riding.
The Indian Rodeo on Pine Ridge Indian Reservation at Kyle, South Dakota featured roping, barrel racing, bronco riding, and more.
Rapid City, South Dakota roller derby was alive and well in 2011 when I took these photos.