2024 Naturalist Programs - Pactola Visitor Center

Once again, the Black Hills National Forest is partnering with the naturalist staff at Custer State Park to offer interpretive programs this summer (2024) at the Pactola Visitor Center. Each program date is a Saturday and will take place on the front patio of the visitor center from 1 – 3 p.m. 

NOTE: The Pactola Visitor Center is located along Hwy 385, north of Hill City, South Dakota about 14 miles. 

  • June 22 - Being Creative with Fish Prints /     1 p.m.

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  • July 27 - Learning About Animal Furs and Tracks /         1 p.m.

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  • August 24 - Reptile Investigations /                             1 p.m.

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    Event Page

    (Red-bellied snake by Jodi Massie, Black Hills National Forest)

  • Flyer

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