Medicine Loop (West)

This western 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)

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Elk Creek Trailhead

Elk Creek Trailhead

Snake Creek Recreation Area

Snake Creek Recreation Area

BHNF Trail #40L: Deerfield Lake Loop Trail

BHNF Trail #40L: Deerfield Lake Loop Trail

Pickerel Lake Recreation Area

Pickerel Lake Recreation Area

BHNF Trail #80: Little Spearfish Trail

BHNF Trail #80: Little Spearfish Trail

Lake Alvin Recreation Area

Lake Alvin Recreation Area

Roof Trail

Roof Trail

Chief White Crane Recreation Area

Chief White Crane Recreation Area

Wind Cave Canyon Trail

Wind Cave Canyon Trail

Hartford Beach State Park

Hartford Beach State Park

BHNF Trail #68: Eagle Cliff Trails

BHNF Trail #68: Eagle Cliff Trails

Rocky Point Recreation Area

Rocky Point Recreation Area

Buryanek Recreation Area

Buryanek Recreation Area

Spearfish Canyon Nature Area

Spearfish Canyon Nature Area

Lake Hiddenwood Recreation Area

Lake Hiddenwood Recreation Area

Window Trail

Window Trail

East Bison Flats Trail at Wind Cave National Park

East Bison Flats Trail at Wind Cave National Park

Little Devils Tower Trail

Little Devils Tower Trail