The driving distance from Mount Rushmore to Devils Tower, Wyoming is 130 miles, or 209 kilometers. It's a 2.5-hour drive from the South Dakota landmark to the National Monument in Wyoming. Start your journey by heading straight to the Devils Tower National Monument. It's only two hours away, so you can easily get there after your flight lands and picking up your rental car.
The route begins in Mount Rushmore, South Dakota and ends at Devils Tower National Monument, WY-110, Devils Tower, WY 82714, USA. If you plan to stay overnight near Devils Tower, there are a few accommodations and a KOA at the entrance. For a quick visit, take the 1.3-mile Tower Trail that runs through the base of the monument. There are also restaurants and general stores located at the entrance if you need to refuel. If you want to explore more of the area, you can add Spearfish Canyon Scenic Byway to your itinerary. This route takes you from Mount Rushmore to Custer State Park, Spearfish Canyon and Devils Tower.
You can also check out the flight distance from Mount Rushmore to Crazy Horse and Devils Tower National Monument. So if you're looking for a hassle-free day trip from Mount Rushmore, Devils Tower is the perfect destination. With its stunning views and unique landscape, it's an unforgettable experience.