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Mount Rushmore in a tunnel in the Black Hills, South Dakota

Car, tunnel and Mount Rushmore, Black Hills, South Dakota

Car, tunnel and Mount Rushmore, Black Hills, South Dakota

If you go into the Black Hills National Forest there is a short tunnel carved into the rock that perfectly aligns with the faces on Mount Rushmore. I have no idea if it was planned or was an accident, but it is pretty neat.

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  1. Angelina says:

    That is an amazing shot! Nice contrast …

  2. It’s a beautiful shot. Would love to see the place for mysel !

  3. RG Coleman says:

    I was just there! How did I miss this tunnel? Great shot–a new way of looking at the monument.

  4. Nick says:

    When I went thru this same tunnel in 1982, the truck’s external rear-view mirrors had to be folded in to keep from scraping the rock walls. I see they’ve made an attraction out of it by expanding the capacity.

  5. I love the Black Hills and i so enjoyed my many visits there. I do hope you went to Deadwood while you were there. Amazing places. I love your blog here, by the way!!

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