Looking for affordable family-friendly travel? Meet Rapid City, a 10 park and national monument destination

(BPT) - It's easy to catch a case of cabin fever during the dreary winter and spring months. A sure cure: A vacation with the entire family to experience the extraordinary and make lifelong memories. One destination that offers endless potential with access to 10 different national parks, state parks and memorials is Rapid City, South Dakota.

Rather than wait for summer, many people are satisfying their wanderlust now by planning a trip to Rapid City to see Mount Rushmore, the Black Hills, Badlands and more. There are many advantages to planning a trip during the off-season. One of the biggest is avoiding heavy summer crowds and traffic. Plus this time of year brings lower costs, making this a budget-friendly getaway.

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