Excitement of Yellowstone Off-Road Races and Camping Coming to Buffalo Chip® This Weekend

Adrenaline pumping, Baja-style racing taking over the Sturgis Buffalo Chip PowerSports Complex®June 9 and 10.

Buffalo Chip, SD (June 7, 2017) – The dirt will fly when the Baja-style, Yellowstone Off-Road Races kick off the 2017 season on the award-winning track at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip PowerSports Complex on June 9 and 10. Race enthusiasts are in for some exciting live racing action, camping under a starry sky and live music at the Buffalo Chip. The race, dubbed the “Buffalo Chip 100,” is one of four in the Yellowstone’s “Wild West Off-Road Series.”


The Schedule
Friday, June 9
 – Buffalo Chip Campground open for camping. Call the Buffalo Chip box office for cabin rentals, RV sites with hook ups and tent camping reservations before June 3 at 605-347-9000.
8 p.m. – 11p.m. – UTV and 1600 class races

Saturday, June 10
12 p.m. – Mud Volleyball Tournament to benefit Rapid City Club for Boys
12 p.m. – 6 p.m. – Tie Dye Volcano live music at Bikini Beach
8 p.m. – 11 p.m. – Premier racing action: Trucks
11:00 p.m. – Awards ceremony at Bikini Beach

The Buffalo Chip PowerSports Complex is located near the intersection of 132nd Ave and Alkali Road, to the north of the Buffalo Chip Campground. Concessions and cash bar will be available at the track and at Bikini Beach in the campground.

Tickets and Entering the Races
Tickets for the races and live concert are $10 each and may be purchased at Ray’s Auto Body and Kelly’s Sports Lounge, both in Rapid City. New racers are welcome. For more information on entering the race and class rules visit yorracing.com or contact Brian Williams at 605-415-5826.

Yellowtone Off-Road Races are sponsored by: Rays Auto Body, Kieffer Sanitation, Quality Roofing, Kelly’s Sports Lounge, Black Hills 4-Wheelers, Throttle Down Kustoms, Yellowstone Valley Parts & Equipment, DRW Performance trailers, Sound Pro, Sign Service, Street Image, Time Tool & Equipment, Black Hills Powersports, Wholesale Parts Solutions, Rice Honda, Polaris of the Black Hills, Mitch Mudlin, Troy Ward, Independent Ale House, Twisted Customs, Fisher Beverage, Destination X, Summerset Motors, Pit Stop, Laprade Construction, Black Hills Paintless Dent Repair, Weather-Tite, Royal Wheel, B&B Auto Salvage.

For more information:
Brian Williams
(605) 415-5826   [email protected]


2023 Sturgis Buffalo Chip

Pre-Rally Party Jul. 31–Aug. 3
Concerts Aug. 4–Aug. 13

2024 Sturgis Buffalo Chip

Pre-Rally Party Jul. 29–Aug. 1
Concerts Aug. 2–Aug. 11

2025 Sturgis Buffalo Chip

Pre-Rally Party Jul. 28–Jul. 31
Concerts Aug. 1–Aug. 10

Contact Us

Cody Ertman
[email protected]
Office: 605-347-9000