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Stay at 'the Lariat' for a True Happy Trails Experience!

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Last updated: 04/20/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-6 nights
  • Sleeps:10
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2.5
  • Property type:Cabin
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Cabin, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6-10)

THE LARIAT 12735 Happy Trails Hill City, SD
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The Lariat has a large deck offering views of the mountains and valley, the National Forest and horses grazing across Palmer Creek. Wildlife is abundant, including Big Horn Sheep, deer and turkey. Located 4 miles east of Hill City, it is just minutes from Sheridan Lake, Prairie Berry Winery and within walking distance to another cabin called 'The Outlaw Inn', listing # 184229. It is also a close twenty minute drive to Mount Rushmore, Crazy Horse Monument or Custer State Park.
The master bedroom on the main level has a King bed and private bathroom. A half bathroom is also located on the main floor and includes the laundry.
Each of the two private bedrooms on the upper level have a queen bed.
Two full beds are also located in the spacious loft. Another bathroom with a shower is located on the upper level. Satellite flat screen TV in the living room AND the loft. Wall AC units in kitchen/dining room, master bedrooms and loft. All of the private homes and cabins in the nearby area are nicely spaced for your quiet enjoyment. The hot tub is located on the back patio, surrounded by a privacy fence. Internet access available! Rent the Lariat for a fun family vacation, anniversary,or a family get together. All 'Old West and Wild West fans, please be our guest at The Lariat. For Old West fans, our guests at the Lariat are sure to see decor of The Duke, Roy Rogers and Trigger, and have a true 'Happy Trails' experience.
Please note that photos of this cabin featured on this web site are current photos that have not been digitally enhanced.
IF YOU DON'T SEE THE DATES YOU NEED, PLEASE CHECK OUT OUR LISTINGS #184229, 365383, 400047, 509860, 162608, 255481, 274119, 19775 and 384912.
Note: Although a credit card is required to hold the rental pending receipt of your deposit, we offer to waive our 3% reservation processing fee if all payments are made by check, money order or cash.
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Member since: 2002

Speaks: english
Calendar last updated: 04/20/2017

Property Type

  • Cabin

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 10
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Person making the reservation must be at least 21 years of age and must be staying with the group....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Our maximum number of 10 includes children....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 6-10

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR


  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Gorgeous views of the Black Hills. 1 mile from Sheridan Lake....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming


  • Dining Area


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Internet:


  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub


Write a review 4.6
from 19 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Sep 6 - May 25, 2017
2 night min stay
Summer 2017
May 26 - Jul 29, 2017
3 night min stay
Pre Rally
Aug 2 - Aug 4, 2017
3 night min stay
Peak Rally 2017
Aug 5 - Aug 13, 2017
6 night min stay
Late summer 2017
Aug 14 - Sep 4, 2017
3 night min stay
Fall 2017 to spring 2018
Sep 5 - May 24, 2018
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • one time cleaning fee $100 + tax
  • Tax Rate 6%


We take all reservations by phone. We waive our 3% reservation processing fee if all payments are made by check or money order. We will offer further discounts for off season reservations (Labor Day to the beginning of the next Memorial Day weekend) for smaller groups. We cannot allow more than the number of people listed for occupancy to be at the cabin at any one time.

Deposits are generally 1/2 of the rent and will apply directly to the total of your stay. Summer reservations require a 3 month cancellation notice for refund less a $50 cancellation fee. Holiday and special events deposits are non refundable.

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Last updated: 04/20/2017
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30 Miles
Nearest Airport
Rapid City
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Prairie Berry Wine/Miner's pub
15 Miles
Nearest Golf
multiple locations
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
multiple locations
40 Miles
Nearest Ski
3 Miles
Nearest Beach
Sheridan Lake

Car: Necessary

At the Lariat, you will be just a short drive to most Black Hills Attractions including Mt. Rushmore, Crazy Horse, Custer State Park, Needles Highway, Sylvan Lake and the list goes on and on....


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  • The Lariat

    The Lariat

  • Kitchen with dining

    Kitchen with dining

  • Downstairs Master Suite with King bed.

    Downstairs Master Suite with King bed.

  • Upstairs bedroom #1 (Queen).

    Upstairs bedroom #1 (Queen).

  • Upstairs bedroom #2 (Queen bed).

    Upstairs bedroom #2 (Queen bed).

  • Loft with futons in the sleep position.

    Loft with futons in the sleep position.

  • Hot tub area with privacy fence.

    Hot tub area with privacy fence.

  • Big Horn Sheep in the yard - just off the front deck.

    Big Horn Sheep in the yard - just off the front deck.

  • Living room with gas log fireplace.

    Living room with gas log fireplace.

  • Full bathroom up, Full bathroom with Master bedroom down, 1/2 bath with laundry.

    Full bathroom up, Full bathroom with Master bedroom down, 1/2 bath with laundry.

VRBO #184212

This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Friday, April 21, 2017

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