Nature Trail at Mount Rushmore

The Nature Trail at Mount Rushmore is open year-round, weather permitting. This short trail connects to the Borglum View Terrace to the parking area and features a glimpse at some of the natural resources found in the park.

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Cliff Shelf

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Newton Hills State Park

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Badger Hole Trailhead

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Lovers Leap Trail

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French Creek Trailhead Horse Camp

Springfield Recreation Area

Springfield Recreation Area

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Highland Creek Trailhead

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West Pollock Recreation Area

Sica Hollow State Park

Sica Hollow State Park

Cow Creek Recreation Area

Cow Creek Recreation Area

BHNF Trail #76: 76 Trail

BHNF Trail #76: 76 Trail

Dalton Trailhead

Dalton Trailhead

Sandy Shore Recreation Area

Sandy Shore Recreation Area

Lake Alvin Recreation Area

Lake Alvin Recreation Area

Big Stone Island Nature Area

Big Stone Island Nature Area

Little Devils Tower Trail

Little Devils Tower Trail

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BHNF Trail #9: Harney Peak North

BHNF Trail #9: Sunday Gulch

BHNF Trail #9: Sunday Gulch