24692 Turkey Ridge Road
40 Acres
Hermosa, SD

Custer County, SD Home and Land for Sale

Executive Summary: Custom 3,500 sq ft log home, pole barn and finished studio all situated on 40 secluded acres of beautiful southern black hills property with private well and standby generator. 

Location & Directions

Property Location: Hermosa, SD

Property Address: 24692 Turkey Ridge Road, Hermosa, SD 57744 

Property Directions: From Hermosa, take SD Highway 36 – approximately 4 miles to Ghost Canyon Rd. Turn NW onto Ghost Canyon Rd, and continue for 2 miles to Turkey Ridge Rd. Turn right onto Turkey Ridge Rd and continue approximately 400 ft to property gate.  


Hermosa is the eastern gateway to the Black Hills. Located 20 miles northeast of Custer State Park and 15 miles east of Mt. Rushmore, it offers easy access to these iconic destinations. The Council Oak Tree, the largest Burr Oak in South Dakota, has stood on the eastern slopes of the Black Hills by Battle Creek for over 400 years. Gold discovery in the sacred valleys of Paha Sapa in the 1870s drew miners, homesteaders, and businessmen to the region. Hermosa was founded on June 14th, 1886, near Battle Creek. Named by Pete Folsom, the chief engineer of the Pioneer Townsite Company, ‘Hermosa’ means ‘beautiful’ in Spanish, reflecting the area’s natural allure. 

Regional flight service is available within a 45-minute drive at Rapid City, SD. Rapid City is the second largest city in South Dakota and offers all types of shopping, fine and casual dining, medical facilities and industry. 

Today the Black Hills offers an inviting mix of recreational and cultural experiences and the area continues to be a destination of choice for tourists and retirees alike. As populations increase in the region, this property will be more conveniently-located than ever. 

Hunting, fishing, boating, camping, golfing, and outdoor recreational opportunities abound in the Southern Black Hills area. Within a short drive, you can explore Custer State Park, one of the nation’s premier state parks. Known for its bison herds and wildlife, it has even been named as one of the World’s Top Ten Wildlife Destinations. Also nearby are the Mammoth Site of Hot Springs, Moccasin Springs Natural Mineral Spa, Evans Plunge Mineral Springs, Angostura Recreation Area, J.H. Keith Cascade Falls Picnic Area, Moccasin Springs and more! 

If you’re looking for a spacious lifestyle with wide open spaces, plenty of room to breathe and the beautiful Black Hills landscape, this area is the perfect blend of serene privacy with amenities within reach. 

full of local shops and restaurants, historic hotels, Universities, Ellsworth Air Base and so much more. Regional flight services are available within a 9-minute drive at Rapid City Regional Airport with direct flights to over twenty major markets. 


3,516 square foot Custom built 1998 log home, (1,983 upstairs, 1,533 in basement) 4 bed 3 bath. 

36’x56’ Shop building 

30’x54’ horse barn 

15’x30’ bonus building  


Whitetail deer, mule deer, antelope, turkey, bobcat, mountain lion, grouse. 


Timber, rolling hills 


Electricity services are provided by Black Hills Electric.


¼ mile of road frontage along Turkey Ridge Road


Taxes: 2023 real estate taxes on the property were $9,431.56. 

Legal Description

Township 2 South Range 7 East BHM, Custer County, SD 

  Section 32; SW4SW4 – 40+/- Acres  

Contact Us

Tanner Hewitt, Broker Associate: Rapid City, SD Office, (605) 490-7952

Tyson Hewitt, Broker Associate: Rapid City, SD Office, (605) 206-0034

JD Hewitt, Managing Broker: Rapid City, SD Office, (605) 347-1100

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