SN: 115273 - 2020

Future event (open Sat, Oct 3rd)

what is the event

Flume Trail #50

Traditional Walk

where is the event

Hill City, South Dakota

The address/location for the start table is as follows:

Flume Trail at Calumet Trailhead

WARNING: The map pin is for reference only and may not accurately indicate the start box location or the event start.

when is the event

Future event (not yet open)

Starting Sat, Oct 3rd, 2020 for 1 day

Start table open: 8:00 - 11:00 finish by 2:00

reasons to do the event

Special programs

This event doesn't have any special Programs assigned.

Long description

The trail follows part of the old flume beds with interpretive descriptions.

conditions for the event

Distance: 5K/11K, Rating: 2C

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: NO

Wheelchairs: NO


The Flume Trail is listed as a National Recreation Trail. Placer gold was discovered near Rockerville in 1880. A flume was constructed to divert water from Spring Creek. There are 17.5 miles of canals and troughs.

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

how to get to the event

Driving to the start

Take Hwy 385 from Hill City to South Sheridan Lake Campground on the right. To through the entrance gate and follow signs for Flume Trail and Calumet Trailhead. Look for yellow volksmarch signs.

event sponsor

Black Hills Volkssport Assn.

Event website:

point of contact

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