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Description

This is the free climbers' campground located just outside the northern Mt. Rushmore boundary on the Black Hills National Forest. It is considered dispersed camping by the NFS, which allows for a maximum stay of 14 days in any 60-day period.
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Getting There

From the entrance of Mt Rushmore National Memorial, continue NW on Hwy-244 for 1.7 miles and park at Wrinkled Rock Campground

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Wilson On The Drums
Woodbury, MN
Wilson On The Drums   Woodbury, MN
Does anybody know where to find info about the boulders by the campsite? Jul 26, 2017
Thomas Dickey
Albion, Nebraska
Thomas Dickey   Albion, Nebraska
Dennis - wrinkled Rock is a great place to camp. We were just there this past weekend (left on Wednesday). It does get a bit crowded, so be prepared.
Tom Jun 16, 2016
Can anyone tell me, do I stand a chance of parking here and sleeping in my van
over the 4th or maybe just after? Looks like a small area and I'm sure if there
are limited sites it must get packed. Thanks,Dennis Jun 8, 2016
Several nice tent pads made by nfs. No camp fires, but free camping. Just camped there on 3/25/2016. Mar 31, 2016
Craig Martin
Park City
Craig Martin   Park City
Thanks for the replies. I guess I need to try harder. Maybe next time. Nice place! Sep 9, 2014
Dave Rone
Eau Claire, Wis
Dave Rone   Eau Claire, Wis  
Craig, maybe you drove through the old Breezy Point primitive camp area, which is now a day use picnic area only. It's just to the left of the Wrinkled Rock camp/parking area in the photo. Aug 30, 2014
Wilson On The Drums
Woodbury, MN
Wilson On The Drums   Woodbury, MN
last i checked camping is allowed, they have an outhouse and specific tent slabs/spots that they recently installed. no campfires is the regular in the hills though. Aug 30, 2014
Jason Todd
Cody, WY
Jason Todd   Cody, WY
Camped there a couple times this summer. Didn't see any No Camping signs.


Aug 30, 2014
Craig Martin
Park City
Craig Martin   Park City
I am curious if camping is still allowed at Wrinkled Rock? Passed thru the other day with plans on spending the night here and found several signs saying No Camping/No Campfires in the parking lot. Any updated info? or was I just not getting it? Aug 30, 2014

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