Pactola Lake to Sheridan Lake

MODERATE 1 reviews

Pactola Lake to Sheridan Lake is a 17.6 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Rapid City, South Dakota that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from March until October.

DISTANCE
17.6 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
2578 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

lake

river

views

wild flowers

wildlife

14 days ago

This is not a trail. It's all on roads. The first quarter mile requires bushwhacking. The entire last half of the route on the way south is closed and blocked by locked fences and barbed wire. Don't even attempt. Not worth it.