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Dates: 4/20/2018 - 9/30/2018
City / State: Hill City, SD
Event Name: Mickelson Trail South
Event Type: Seasonal Walk
Event ID: 108989 2018/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, Doin' The Louisiana Purchase, Food For Thought, Ice Cream Parlors, Points of Reference, Take a Walk In a City Park, United States Post Offices, Walking the Path of Inventions
Start Times: Dawn to Dusk
Location: Heart of the West Conoco
Start Point / Driving Directions: 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.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: 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.
Host Club: Black Hills Volkssport Assn.
Contact: Reta Thovson (605) 574-3278
Website: www.bhva.org
E-Mail Contact: retabhva@gwtc.net