Little Elk Creek Trail

MODERATE 60 reviews

Little Elk Creek Trail is a 5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Piedmont, South Dakota that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
5.0 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
597 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

mountain biking

nature trips

snowshoeing

trail running

walking

horseback riding

forest

lake

river

views

wild flowers

wildlife

rocky

washed out

hiking
6 days ago

Great hike!

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22 days ago

Beautiful views and well maintained trail. Mostly easy and moderate hiking. BTW, I did not see trash at all on the trail.

hiking
25 days ago

Pretty views, easy trail, some nice views...saw lots of trash on the trail which is disappointing and had some mountain bikes that passed but were very considerate...

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1 month ago

loved it. took high trail and low trail. river and water to cool off in was the best

hiking
1 month ago

Great trail, beautiful scenery- great way to start the day!

hiking
1 month ago

Beautiful scenery !

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2 months ago

2 months ago

Easy enough for my toddler, and great views.

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2 months ago

2 months ago

Easy trail, leads to Dalton Lake.

2 months ago

It has both easy and more challenging parts to keep it interesting. Stunning views.