Rocky Boy Tribe
Chippewa Indians of
Ring Thunder, Rosebud Reservation
It is located in Mellette County. The settlement of Ring Thunder is a very rural one but does have one location where up to ten housing units are located at. It covers a large area and has as many as 20 housing units. The population may be as high as 160. The elevation of Ring Thunder is 2,370 feet above sea level. Below are two google earth photographs of the Anishinabe-Dakota settlement of Ring Thunder, Rosebud-Pine Ridge Reservation.