The Mountain Trailhead | Black Hills & Badlands - South Dakota

The Mountain Trailhead

  • The Mountain Trailhead
  • The Mountain Trailhead
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View the Crazy Horse Monument from this site. Korczak Ziolkowski began carving the mounted warrior in 1948. The Crazy Horse sculpture is planned to be 500 feet high by 600 feet long. Crazy Horse was the Lakota Sioux warrior who engineered the defeat of General George Custer’s army.

Mile Post: 49.6

5 miles to Harbach Park Trailhead


3 miles north of Custer on Hwy 385.