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The Blood Run Nature Area

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Sioux Falls, SD
+1 605-213-1036
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A beautiful nature area

We visited Blood Run with our godchild. I have to go back this spring and summer and walk the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
nice place for a stroll

We took our grandkids to the nature area and it was very pretty and informational. there were many... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Blood Run with our godchild. I have to go back this spring and summer and walk the paths. It is such a beautiful area

Thank Dakotagirl777
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We took our grandkids to the nature area and it was very pretty and informational. there were many different plants, flowers and trees with historic info on the. we learned a lot about the history of the area and people who lived here. we also...More

Thank Stevef6262
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This is a nice quiet walking area. not much there but paths, trees, grass. now they put up the discovery building which is nice but once you been threw I probby won't go threw again for another year.

Thank Colleen D
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Our first time at Good Earth State Park at Blood Run, and we completely fell in love with the area. The visitor's center has a wonderful display of the history of the area, plus actual artifacts from archeological digs. The replica of a hide-covered dwelling...More

Thank LauriH44
Reviewed 28 July 2017

There are multiple trails you can take depending on how much time you want to spend outdoors. There is much to see here from wildlife, to the Big Sioux river and so much more. It is very peaceful and a great place to visit. Unfortunately...More

Thank DJ605
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a pretty place to take the dogs and go for a little hike in nature. This was exactly what we wanted. Only saw a couple other people hiking so its not over populated. You can do a short hike or keep...More

Thank susanskyy
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This is now Good Earth State Park and has a wonderful new visitor center that has much more than I expected! Great full-size replica of a native bison hide dwelling based on findings in the archaeological digs on the site. Beautiful murals on the walls...More

Thank Norma B
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend. Easy trails surrounding you in nature. A hidden gem on the plains. You almost forget your in South Dakota. All the new trails are open!

Thank Lindsey B
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We came here with our kids and took all of the paths. It was a nice easy stroll. The paths are paved with gravel so no worries of crawling through high grass and getting ticks. There are off the beaten paths but we avoided them....More

Thank MeganG6457
Reviewed 27 March 2017

So we got a special tour of the nature area... IMPRESSIVE!!! Lots of hiking trails with animals to see. It was actually in 2015 that we saw this... since then they have improved it even more! Can't wait to go back!

Thank fluffella
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