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Buffalo Auction

Each November, Custer State Park auctions between 200 and 500 head of live buffalo. Buyers and spectators from around the United States come to watch and participate in the annual auction. Buffalo are generally purchased to supplement an existing herd, to start a herd or to eat.

For the park, the sale helps keep the buffalo numbers in check, so there's enough grass to feed them. It is an on-going balance that changes with drought, plentiful moisture and other factors.

If you're going

When

November 15, 2014
10 a.m. - 3 p.m. MT

What

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  • Bull Calves
  • Heifer Calves
  • Yearling Heifers
  • Mature Cows
  • Yearling Bulls
  • Two-year-old Heifers
  • Burros

Where

Buffalo corrals on Wildlife Loop Road

Information

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605.255.4515
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Live Auction Results

November 2013

Sealed Bid

Results

Internet Auction

January 2014

Past Results