South Side and Valley View Trails at Devils Tower National Monument

The South Side and Valley View trails are two short scenic trails near the base of the tower. Both are not paved but they do feature the prairie dog town, run along the Belle Fourche river, and provide great valley views of Devils Tower and the rock strata beneath.

Trail Elevation:
Trail Difficulty: Easy
Trail Distance: Both trails are .6 miles

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BHNF Trail #91: Cliff Swallow Trail

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Richmond Lake Recreation Area

Richmond Lake Recreation Area

Springfield Recreation Area

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Sheps Canyon Recreation Area

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Roof Trail

Roof Trail

Revheim Bay Recreation Area

Revheim Bay Recreation Area

West Pollock Recreation Area

West Pollock Recreation Area

Lake Thompson Recreation Area

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Pringle Trailhead

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Rochford Trailhead

Rochford Trailhead

Angostura Recreation Area

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Dumont Trailhead

Dumont Trailhead

Pickerel Lake Recreation Area

Pickerel Lake Recreation Area

Deer Creek Trailhead

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BHNF Trail #93: Sundance Trail

BHNF Trail #93: Sundance Trail

Lead Trailhead

Lead Trailhead