Medicine Loop (East)

This eastern park trailhead is generally rolling trail connects with the Castle Trail near the Old Northeast Road and at the intersection of the Castle and Saddle Pass Trails.
Trail users are provided the opportunity to explore the mixed grass prairie while enjoying views of the Badlands in the distance. Watch for cactus.

Trail Elevation:
Trail Difficulty: Moderate
Trail Distance: 4 miles/6.4 km (round trip)

South Dakota Trails / State Parks

North Point Recreation Area

North Point Recreation Area

Sugarloaf Trailhead

Sugarloaf Trailhead

Lake Alvin Recreation Area

Lake Alvin Recreation Area

Dumont Trailhead

Dumont Trailhead

Springfield Recreation Area

Springfield Recreation Area

Lake Cochrane Recreation Area

Lake Cochrane Recreation Area

Medicine Loop (West)

Medicine Loop (West)

Alkali Creek Trailhead Horse Camp

Alkali Creek Trailhead Horse Camp

Pease Creek Recreation Area

Pease Creek Recreation Area

Little Devils Tower Trail

Little Devils Tower Trail

Willow Creek Trailhead

Willow Creek Trailhead

Lovers Leap Trail

Lovers Leap Trail

Castle Trail (East)

Castle Trail (East)

Lake Herman State Park

Lake Herman State Park

BHNF Trail #80: Little Spearfish Trail

BHNF Trail #80: Little Spearfish Trail

Rocky Point Recreation Area

Rocky Point Recreation Area

Lead Trailhead

Lead Trailhead

George S. Mickelson Trail

George S. Mickelson Trail