Snows blankets Harney View cabin Deer in front of cabin at Newton Fork Ranch Cabins amongst the trees and foliage at Newton Fork Ranch Horse at Newton Fork Ranch Fence at Newton Fork Ranch Wide open fields at Newton Fork Ranch Horse and bird graze at Newton Fork Ranch An old chair at Newton Fork Ranch Flowers are plentiful at Newton Fork Ranch Snows blankets Newton Fork Ranch cabins in the Winter Horses grazing at Newton Fork Ranch Old chicken coops remain at the ranch Mickelson hiking & biking trail runs through Newton Fork Ranch Snows blankets Newton Fork Ranch cabin Newton Fork Ranch's Deer Hollow cabin at dusk

What our guests are saying...


"I am sitting here early in the morning, drinking coffee, watching the deer in the field. The fire is blazing, jazz music sets the mood...what honeymooner wouldn't be in heaven? We picked Newton Fork from an ad in the South Dakota tourism book...some of the ads lie. Imagine my delight when we found it was everything they said and more."



"What a gem! Driving the curvy roads to find what was around the bend...had a wonderful time in front of the fire. We will be returning in the not-so-distant future."



“Every moment here at Grandma’s Ranch House was delightful.  Each of us found exactly what we needed, be it a place to run and play, explore the natural beauty, or retreat with a good book.  We all loved our stay and hope to return.  When we do, it will, no doubt feel like coming home!”



“We had a wonderful stay in our comfortable cabin. It's hard to leave this very special place that you have created in harmony with the surroundings!"



"It's unbelievable! How can some place like this exist without everyone knowing about it? The moment we pulled in we knew this was definitely a place we will be coming to as often as humanly possible. I have heard for years of this being 'God's Country.' You have done such a wonderful job complementing that fact. What a humbling experience. I feel like we've been deprived up 'til now."



“This place has been on our 'bucket list' for years. Finally, during the pandemic, we 'took the plunge.' What a great decision! The amenities for this cabin were wonderful and appreciated -- nothing needed. Someone thought of all the necessities and provided them. The cleanliness and sanitizing were appreciated -- made it a true 'home away from home.' Thank you!"



“As usual, one of the most beautiful, tranquil places in the world! Thank you!"



“Wonderful experience! Right from the starting phone call, your care and hospitality was evident. Reservations were easy and all questions answered. Timber Haus cabin was amazing!! We loved our stay here and were sorry to leave."



"We are big bicyclists so the trail access is great and, in our opinion, the best part of the trail starts at your doorstep and heads north to Deadwood."



"I am happy to report we found what we were looking for this weekend, and this cabin was a significant contributor to making this one of my favorite get-a-ways ever."



“We are so appreciative of your hard work and care to make our stay at Newton Fork Ranch so wonderful! We loved every minute!”



“I wish I could think of something to make things better but I cannot. This is literally heaven on earth. Thank you for sharing your beautiful place with us."



"We have been coming to the hills for 10 years now and can say without a doubt that this is the best place we have stayed."



“We loved our stay at Postmaster's House! The ranch is a picturesque gem of a place, and centrally located in the Black Hills. The views are stunning; we marveled at the scenery every day.”



“Newton Fork Ranch gets a "10" from us. The resort setting and location are the best we have seen in the Black Hills area. Your cabins are beautiful and so well-appointed! The loft and bed were very cozy and comfortable."



“This was our 4th time staying at Newton Fork Ranch and it will not be our last. We love everything about this place. Thank you for taking such good care of your cabins and your customers.”



"Sure wish we could stay longer. Enjoyed the solitude and luxury of the uniquely decorated cabin. Obviously, a lot of thought went into establishing these dreamy escape havens. What a perfect place! We shall return."



“Wonderful - good for the soul. Thank you and I will be back with my family."



“Great location on the Mickelson Trail. Feels like you are out in the woods, but only moments from town. A great experience, and we look forward to staying here again very soon!"



"We completely enjoyed our stay at Newton Fork Ranch. I'm thankful you had openings and we hope to be back! Your property is stunning and our cabin was perfect."



"We are newly engaged and wow, what a romantic place to celebrate our upcoming nuptials. Waking up to one of the most beautiful views makes me anxious to see the rest of the area."



“We try to come to the Black Hills nearly every year. The main focus is to stay at Newton Fork Ranch to enjoy the peace and quiet and to reflect. Thanks for your hospitality as always!"



“This was by far the best cabin we have ever stayed at! The views are just beautiful. I cannot wait to tell eveyone about this place. We fell in love and will be back for winter!"



“What a wonderful place! So nicely appointed - we felt very pampered. Sitting on the back deck and watching the deer within touching distance. We loved that you shared your history with us. It makes it even 'homier'."



“We enjoyed our stay and will be back this way again - only for a longer stay.."



"Writing from the deck where we spent most of our waking hours at the ranch. After years of camping in the Hills, we were happy to find a balance of nature & convenience at Forest Haven. So glad you don't have TV... the horses, deer, turkeys & coyotes provided the entertainment."



“This was our first time traveling to South Dakota and could not have picked a better place to stay. This wonderful ranch provided a sense of peace and tranquility. We will definitely be returning, and recommending this place to family and friends. Thank you for sharing your family history. What we have today is on the shoulders of ranchers."



“Thank you for being our home away from home! The whole experience was fantastic! We hope to see you regularly."



"We were pleased to see how nice the cabins are. They are very well kept up. The peaceful surroundings are great. The deer greeted us every morning. They came right up to the cabin."



"We think Newton Fork Ranch is the best place this side of heaven! We sure would like to stay here forever!"



“Our stay here was amazing from start to finish. Your property is stunning and the hospitality is remarkable. The peace we felt while staying here is something we shall never forget. We hope to return soon.”



"This lovely cabin nestled in the Hills seems to be a little slice of heaven on earth…so tranquil and beautiful! Counting the stars from the front deck and then quiet time by the fire…moments to savor. Memories are precious and we reluctantly must leave…but with memories of joy and peace here at Forest Haven cabin."



"The cabin is great! Kudos to the interior decorator! We will be back!"



"So we come here to indulge in the luxury of nature and what beauty and surprises we experienced! Tons of turkey and deer. We even saw bucks on the field out front. Ultimately, this cabin is our favorite home. We love being swaddled in 24 hours of nature and the privacy this Newton Fork Ranch affords."



"We finally arrived at our cabin and we fell in love with it. We enjoyed it so much we hardly left. The highlight of this trip has to be the cabin and the land on Newton Fork Ranch. Absolutely relaxing! We will be back!"



"The cabin is so beautiful and comfortable, we never wanted to leave it to go on our tours. Thank you again for making the cabins so beautiful and inviting."



"Enjoy the cabin, cook a few meals instead of dining out, sit on the deck and catch up on conversation. Don't miss out on the best attraction of all...this cabin!"



"I must say the beautiful cabin and peaceful surroundings here at Newton Fork will be the best highlight of our vacation. The clawfoot bathtub, the warm robes and absence of TV are special touches that a busy mom can really appreciate."



"This is such a beautiful place. The scenery is breathtaking. We enjoyed the flock of turkeys running up the hillside & the deer grazing out front. What a fun place these cabins are to stay in!"



"What a treat to know that at the end of your day you get to stay here."



"In touring the sights of South Dakota, we didn't see one place to stay that even came close to the grandeur of Newton Fork Ranch! It's the perfect place for our memories to be made and cherished!"



"It's obvious that a lot of thought has gone into furnishing the cabin. It's like a rustic Four Seasons hotel."



"This cabin is so romantic. I love the fireplace and the clawfoot tub. God truly knew what he was doing and blessed us all with such beauty."

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