SN: 112155 - 2019 / Y1623

Mickelson Trail South

Seasonal Walk

Hosted in a traditional start box

Hill City, South dakota

Heart of the West Conoco

Starting Mon, Apr 1st until Mon, Sep 30th

Open from Dawn to Dusk

Special programs

Bridges - Spanning the USA

Doin' The Louisiana Purchase

Ice Cream Parlors

Points of Reference

Take a Walk In a City Park

United States Post Offices

Walk the USA - Street by Street

Walking the Path of Inventions

Long description

Walk on George S. Mickelson Trail to south. Trail is on crushed limestone and gravel on old Burlington Norther Railroad. Trail pass required for 12 and older. 5K route walkers doing town walk only do not need pass. Many art galleries and gift shops with special events. Visit Civilian Conservation Corps display at Information Center on Hwy 16/385 north from Hill City.

Distance: 5/11K, Rating: 1B

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: medium

Wheelchairs: NO


Ride 1880 Train to Keystone and back to Hill City. Sculpture Art Show in late June. Visit CCC Museum and statue at Hill City Visitor Center north on Hwy 385 outside of town of Hill City.

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

Driving to the start box

632 Main St., Hill City, SD 57745. Hwy 16/385 north from Custer. Hwy 16/385 south from Rapid City. The Conoco Station is located at south end of Hill City.

Black Hills Volkssport Assn.

Event website:

Click inside the box to send an email to the POC.