Black Elk Peak Trail

MODERATE 14 reviews
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Black Elk Peak Trail is a 7.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near East Custer, South Dakota that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from May until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
7.1 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1597 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

forest

lake

views

wildlife

hiking
4 months ago

one of my favorite hikes in the hills. good afternoon hike with wonderful views and a great workout. i do it several times a year. takes about 3.5 hours

6 months ago

This is a great trail. Moderately challenging with stunning views. Nice length if you want a good half day workout.

8 months ago

Not super difficult, awesome 360 degree views at the peak and tons of space to walk around at the top

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