Spearfish is a wonderful community nestled in the Black Hills. Residents and BHSU students have the opportunity to explore the hills in many different ways whether that's hiking, biking, skiing, snowshoeing, snow mobiling, climbing, and many others. There is an array of good natured adventure surrounding this university! The campus does a fairly good job at providing activities on campus and a handful of active campus organizations to help you get involved. there are plenty of restaurants and a few local activities such as bowling alley, movie theater, and black hills theatre. Not to mention spearfish is only 35 miles to a much larger city!