Local Info

By | May 7, 2021

LOCAL AREA ATTRACTIONS

Pioneer Auto Show and Prairie Town

Established in 1954, Pioneer Auto Show continues to be an attraction of over 250 antique, classic and muscle cars. Special motorcycle room features Elvis Presley’s personal cycle and the Dukes’ “General Lee.” Collections of tractors, toys, guns. music machines, Americana and Zeitner mineral display. Hours vary.

General Lee
General Lee

South Dakota’s Original 1880 Town

Tour an authentic 1880 era historic town from buildings to their contents. The displays and buildings range from Indian relics from the 1870s to the 14-sided barn built in 1919. Experience their life with costume rentals available at the Longhorn Saloon. Many displays including movie props from “Dances of Wolves”. Located off I-90 at Exit 170. While at the 1880 town, you can view memorabilia from the late Casey Tibbs, a champion rodeo bronc rider as well as many props that were used in filming the movie ‘Dances with Wolves’. 1880 Town is located 22 miles west of Murdo, South Dakota, just off Interstate 90 at exit 170.

Casey Tibbs
Casey Tibbs

Jones County Sportsmen Club

The Jones County Sportsmen Club recently expanded its services for those interested in shooting and archery!

South Dakota Hunting & Gaming

Prairie Dog Hunting:
Hotel guests are all allowed access to hunt on Iversen property, over 200 acres of prairie dog grounds located about 10 miles from the Iversen Inn itself. Reservations are suggested for this thriving hunting area and a small fee may apply for use of the hunting grounds. Please call for availability.

Prairie Dog Hunting
Prairie Dog Hunting
Crazy Horse Monument
Crazy Horse Monument
Trout Fishing
Trout Fishing

Murdo Swimming Pool, Tennis Courts and Basketball Courts

Boasting a full size pool ranging from 3 feet to 10 feet, the Murdo pool is the perfect place to relax on a hot day or take the family for some fun. The Murdo pool even offers a special 1 foot wading pool for toddlers!

Located next to the swimming pool and recently renovated are tennis and basketball courts New backboards and tennis nets, as well as benches for spectators were installed by the ‘Jones County Turner Youth Foundation’.

Black Hills

These are the legendary Black Hills of South Dakota, an oasis of pine-clad mountains on the Great Plains. The mountains and forests of the Black Hills include a treasury of six national parks. 101 miles of National Scenic Byways. Waterfalls. Watchable wildlife. Acclaimed recreational trails. Trout fishing, Old West landmarks like Deadwood shopping and Wounded Knee. Seventy fun-filled attractions for boys and girls, parents and grandparents.

Iversen Inn
Iversen Inn