Rushmore Tramway and Alpine Slide

Come to Keystone for some family fun at Rushmore Tramway Adventures. Ride the scenic chair lift and alpine slide or take to the air on the aerial adventure park, 800 foot zipline and jump tower. You won’t find any hotels in Keystone, South Dakota any closer to Rushmore Tramway Adventures! Simply step out of the lobby of the Roosevelt Inn, walk 50 yards and you are there.

After viewing Mount Rushmore, you can either take the cable car back down or ride down the alpine slide on a wheeled sled. You control the speed of the sled with a joystick that either raises or lowers a skid break. Also check out the aerial adventures they offer!

When searching for hotels in Keystone, South Dakota, search for comfort, convenience and customer service. At the Roosevelt Inn, we are dedicated to helping you make the most of your stay with us, whether you are looking for new and exciting adventures or a relaxing getaway.



Distance from Roosevelt Inn: 50 yards

Time Needed: 1 hour or more

Best Time To Go: Anytime from 9:00 A.M. to dusk from the middle of May to early September

Directions: Across the parking lot from the Roosevelt Inn

Highlights: Unique view of Mount Rushmore, zipline tour, alpine slide, aerial park, chairlift

Description: The Rushmore Aerial Tramway makes a nice diversion if you are looking for some family fun and a unique view of Mount Rushmore. The tramway (chairlift) rises several hundred feet over nearly a third of a mile to take you to the top of the mountain a mile and a half across a scenic valley from Mt. Rushmore.

Info: 605-666-4478 or 605-355-9265; Rushmore Aerial Tramway, Box 112, Keystone, SD 57751.