South Dakota Highway 79, SD-36 to US-18/US-385

 

Location: SD-79 and SD-36, Custer Cty

Hey, a correct US-18 shield! 33 miles to US-18.

Location: SD-79 and SD-36, Custer Cty

Reassurance shield after the 36 junction.

Location: SD-79 and CR 13, Custer Cty

Reassurance shield a few miles later.

Location: SD-79 and CR 14, Custer Cty

Reassurance shield a few miles later after the turnoff to Fairburn.

Location: SD-79 and CR 14, Custer Cty

After the turnoff to Fairburn, we’re 20 miles from US-18.

Location: SD-79 and CR 16, Custer Cty

Reassurance shield a few miles later.

Location: SD-79 and CR 656, Custer Cty

Reassurance shield after the turnoff to Buffalo Gap. We’re 7 miles from US-18.

Location: SD-79 and US-18, Fall River Cty

As we enter Fall River County, we’ll approach US 18 and 385.

Location: SD-79 and US-18, Fall River Cty

Follow 18 east/385/79 south to Angostura State Park.

Location: SD-79 and US-18, Fall River Cty

Take 18 west and 385 north to Edgemont and Hot Springs. Follow 18 east and 385/79 south to Oelrichs.

Location: SD-79 and US-18, Fall River Cty

SD-79 was only recently designated over this concurrency to give the Heartland Expressway one route number- this used to be 79′s southern terminus. As a result, signage for 79 is inconsistent going forward.

 S to US-18, N to SD-40

 E to US-385/SD-79, W to SD-71

 N to SD-71, S to US-18

 W to US-16A