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The Best Dog Friendly Trails in South Dakota

Discover the most popular dog friendly trails in the state of South Dakota. Below, you will find the information you need to determine which trail is best for you and your dog. We even provide directions from your exact location. Have Fun!

Crow Peak Trail

  • County: Lawrence County
  • Address: 20122 Higgins Gulch Rd, Spearfish, SD 57783
  • Directions
  • Distance of Trail: 5.9 miles
  • Elevation Gain: 1,571 feet
  • Difficulty: Moderate
  • Route Type: Out & Back

Roughlock Falls Trail

  • County: Lawrence County
  • Address: 10619 Roughlock Falls Rd, Lead, SD 57754
  • Directions
  • Distance of Trail: 2.1 miles
  • Elevation Gain: 247 feet
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Route Type: Out & Back

Flume Trail: Main Street to Sheridan Lake

  • County: Pennington County
  • Address: Silver Mountain Rd, Rapid City, SD 57702
  • Directions
  • Distance of Trail: 12.4 miles
  • Elevation Gain: 1,351 feet
  • Difficulty: Moderate
  • Route Type: Point to Point

Buzzards Roost

  • County: Pennington County
  • Address: 8650-9400 SD-44, Rapid City, SD 57702
  • Directions
  • Distance of Trail: 2.2 miles
  • Elevation Gain: 469 feet
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Route Type: Loop

Horse Thief Lake Trail

  • County: Pennington County
  • Address: Horse Thief Lake Rd, Keystone, SD 57751
  • Directions
  • Distance of Trail: 5.3 miles
  • Elevation Gain: 1,102 feet
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Route Type: Out & Back