BHNF Trail #9: Harney Peak South | Black Hills & Badlands - South Dakota

BHNF Trail #9: Harney Peak South

Trail Difficulty: 
Moderate
Trail Length: 
3.5 miles
Trail Elevation Range: 
Elevation: 6,100 to 7,200 feet
GPS: 
Latitude: 43.846523230000
Longitude: -103.560057700000

This is the most popular route to Harney Peak - be prepared to encounter many people, especially in the summer.

Hikers begin on a roadbed that leads to a fire tower built by the Civilian Conservation Corps, now on the Register of Historic Places.

The trail is steep, but the rewars include stunning views of four states.