Large

The Mammoth Site of Hot Springs

Saves: 2
Check-ins: 0
This paleontological site and museum near Hot Springs, South Dakota contains remains of fauna and flora preserved by entrapment in a sinkhole during the Pleistocene era. In 1974, mammoth bones were found at the site. This is when a museum and building enclosing the site was established. Research and excavation are ongoing and this is proven by the sheer volume of mammoth remains contained within the museum.

Member Photos

Medium
Tour of the site.