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Dates: 4/20/2017 - 9/30/2017
City / State: Hill City, SD
Event Name: Mickelson Trail South
Event Type: Seasonal Walk
Event ID: 106276 2017/Y1623
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5/11K - 1B
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.
Amenities: Strollers: medium | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Animal Safari, Bridges - Spanning the USA, Cities in Song, Doin' The Louisiana Purchase, Food For Thought, Honoring Our Flag, Ice Cream Parlors, National Register of Historic Places, Points of Reference, Take a Walk In a City Park, Trekking With the Trees, United States Post Offices, Walking the Path of Inventions, Water Towers, You'll Never Walk Alone
Start Times: Dawn to Dusk
Location: Quality Inn
Start Point / Driving Directions: 616 Main St., Hill City, SD 57745. Hwy 16/385 north from Custer. Hwy 16/385 south from Rapid City. Motel is at south end of Main Street.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Ride 1880 Train to Keystone and back to Hill City. Sculpture Art Show in late June. Heart of the Hills Logging Show and Parade celebration is held in July.
Host Club: Black Hills Volkssport Assn.
Contact: Reta Thovson (605) 574-3278
Website: www.bhva.org
E-Mail Contact: retabhva@gwtc.net