Deadwood, South Dakota 2023

Featuring 3 nights at The Lodge at Deadwood, Keystone, Mount Rushmore and the Ta’Tanka Exhibit!

May 8th – 11th, 2023

Join us for a beautiful spring tour to South Dakota.  Sign ups for this tour end April 6th.

Day 1 – Depart from Grand Island with continental breakfast served onboard the motor coach.  Enjoy the Sandhills of Nebraska as we make our way to Deadwood.  Lunch is included in Valentine today, and you will enjoy a fantastic supper buffet this evening at The Lodge at Deadwood.

Day 2 – Following breakfast buffet (included) we will depart for Kevin Costner’s Ta’Tanka Exhibit.  Inspired by his time with the Lakota people while filming “Dances with Wolves”, Ta’Tanka focuses on the symbiotic relationship between the Lakota Nation and the North American Plains Bison.  The centerpiece of the exhibit is the 3rd largest bronze sculpture in the world:  14 bison being pursued by 3 Lakota riders on horseback.  Next, enjoy lunch (on your own) and some free time shopping and exploring the town of Keystone.  We will also make a stop at Holy Terror Antique & Candy Shop before heading to Mount Rushmore.  Have your camera ready for some up close shots of this American West Masterpiece, or relax and have an ice cream at the gift shop!  Supper buffet included tonight at The Lodge and the evening is at your leisure.

Day 3 – Breakfast buffet (included).  The day is yours to enjoy!  Hop on the trolley and discover historic downtown Deadwood with a wide array of casinos, gift shops and restaurants.  Or, take a stroll down the beautiful Mickelson Trail that winds just outside of town and leads you into the breath-taking Black Hills.  Lunch is on your own today.  Supper buffet (included) at The Lodge this evening.

Day 4 – Breakfast buffet (included) this morning before departing for home.  We will make comfort stops along the way and lunch will be included in Valentine.

Tour Includes:

  • Deluxe roundtrip motor coach transportation from Grand Island
  • 9 Meals (4 breakfasts, 2 lunches, and 3 suppers)
  • 3 nights accommodations at The Lodge at Deadwood
  • Admission to all venues
  • Escorted

Tour Cost

$689/person double occupancy   $829/person single occupancy   $679/person triple or quad occupancy

When paying by cash or check

$729/person double occupancy   $869/person single occupancy   $719/person triple or quad occupancy

When paying by debit or credit card

To make your reservation contact Gannon Travel Associates (308) 381-8785.

Full payment is due with registration.

Cancellation Policy- Cancellations made after April 6th, 2023 will not receive a refund.  No charge for name changes.

April 2023