Lake Sylvan Trail

EASY 50 reviews
#5 of 11 trails in

Lake Sylvan Trail is a 1.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near East Custer, South Dakota that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, camping, and fishing and is best used from April until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
1.1 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
32 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

camping

fishing

hiking

walking

forest

lake

views

waterfall

wild flowers

A nice walk around Lake Sylvan. Good views. Easy walk.

9 days ago

An easy walk, great for kids. Brought our 2 dogs and they loved it too!

1 month ago

Beautiful lake, beautiful scenery!!

hiking
1 month ago

hiking
2 months ago

Easy and beautiful! Sylvan Lake is gorgeous!

2 months ago

Easy yet beautiful walk around the lake. North side of the lake was less groomed and harder for the older group but they made it. Damn 20$ to get in though.

hiking
2 months ago

hiking
2 months ago

hiking
2 months ago

great scenery at the lake. doable by most.

3 months ago

Beautiful easy trail with lots of unique & beautiful terrain. Don't miss it!

walking
3 months ago

hiking
4 months ago

4 months ago

Cool views, easy to wander up boulders!

hiking
4 months ago

Easy, fantastic scenery.

5 months ago

Love this trail. Be sure to take it all the way behind the rocks.

hiking
5 months ago

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walking
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walking
6 months ago

hiking
6 months ago

A great hike to do with the family. We enjoyed climbing on the rocks and seeing some geese swimming on the lake.