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)

South Dakota Trails / State Parks

LaFramboise Island Nature Area

LaFramboise Island Nature Area

BHNF Trail #4: Cathedral Spires

BHNF Trail #4: Cathedral Spires

Farm Island Recreation Area

Farm Island Recreation Area

Spring Creek Recreation Area

Spring Creek Recreation Area

Joyner Ridge Trail at Devils Tower National Monument

Joyner Ridge Trail at Devils Tower National Monument

Buryanek Recreation Area

Buryanek Recreation Area

Kirk Trailhead

Kirk Trailhead

South Side and Valley View Trails at Devils Tower National Monument

South Side and Valley View Trails at Devils Tower National Monument

Hartford Beach State Park

Hartford Beach State Park

Dalton Trailhead

Dalton Trailhead

Lake Alvin Recreation Area

Lake Alvin Recreation Area

Iron Creek Trailhead

Iron Creek Trailhead

Okobojo Point Recreation Area

Okobojo Point Recreation Area

Lake Poinsett Recreation Area

Lake Poinsett Recreation Area

Serenity Trail

Serenity Trail

Fossil Exhibit Trail

Fossil Exhibit Trail

BHNF Trail #64: Crow Peak Trail

BHNF Trail #64: Crow Peak Trail

Llewellyn Johns Recreation Area

Llewellyn Johns Recreation Area