BHNF Trail #15: Iron Creek

The Iron Creek Trail is an easy route, following an old road.
There are 11 water crossings as the trail meanders through a forest of ponderosa pine, oak, aspen and birch.
Just outside the southern edge of the Black Elk Wilderness, this is an excellent rail for mountain bikers.

Trail Elevation: 4,200 to 5,200 feet
Trail Difficulty: Easy, Moderate
Trail Distance: 2.4 miles

South Dakota Trails / State Parks

Fossil Exhibit Trail

Fossil Exhibit Trail

Boland Ridge Trail at Wind Cave National Park

Boland Ridge Trail at Wind Cave National Park

North Point Recreation Area

North Point Recreation Area

Platte Creek Recreation Area

Platte Creek Recreation Area

Hartford Beach State Park

Hartford Beach State Park

Custer Skywalk Trail

Custer Skywalk Trail

Angostura Recreation Area

Angostura Recreation Area

LaFramboise Island Nature Area

LaFramboise Island Nature Area

Stockade Lake Trail

Stockade Lake Trail

Custer Spur to Stockade Lake Trail

Custer Spur to Stockade Lake Trail

Bear Butte Lake Trailhead

Bear Butte Lake Trailhead

Chief White Crane Recreation Area

Chief White Crane Recreation Area

Creekside Trail at Custer State Park

Creekside Trail at Custer State Park

Lake Thompson Recreation Area

Lake Thompson Recreation Area

Bear Butte State Park

Bear Butte State Park

Roof Trail

Roof Trail

Sheps Canyon Recreation Area

Sheps Canyon Recreation Area

West Whitlock Recreation Area

West Whitlock Recreation Area