Open all day, 7 days a week, you can stop in for our Cowboy Breakfast every morning or make reservations for our Mount Rushmore Tour Package as well as our Chuckwagon Supper and Cowboy Music Variety Show. Only 15 minutes from Mount Rushmore National Memorial and 5 miles from Rapid City, Fort Hays is the perfect gateway to the Black Hills of South Dakota. There is no admission fee to Fort Hays. You can leisurely browse the Dances with Wolves films set and the South Dakota Film Museum. Come see first hand. Feel free to take photos!