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Dates: 9/28/2019 - 9/28/2019
City / State: Hill City, SD
Event Name: Flume Trail #50
Event Type: Walk
Event ID: 113168 
Distance - Trail Ratings: 05k and 11k - 2C
Description: The trail follows the old flume beds with interpretive descriptions. Walk across dam to spillway. Walk through two tunnels. There is no entrance fee to enter the trailhead. The Flume Trail is listed as a National Recreation Trail. The Gold Rush was booming in 1880 when placer gold was discovered near Rockerville. A flume was constructed to divert water from Spring Creek. There are 17.5 miles of canals and troughs
Amenities: Strollers: NO | Wheelchairs: NO | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: No
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Doin' The Louisiana Purchase, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails, Walking the Path of Inventions
Start Times: 8am - 11am Finish by 2:00pm
Location: South Sheridan Lake Campground to Flume Trail at Calumet Trailhead
Start Point / Driving Directions: Take Hwy 385 from Hill City to South Sheridan Lake Campground on right. Go though the entrance gate and follow signs for Flume Trail Calumet Trailhead.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: Crazy Horse Volksmarch is September 29. Arts and crafts festival in Custer State Park. Buffalo Round-up in Custer State Park
Host Club: Black Hills Volkssport Assn.
Contact: Reta Thovson (605) 574-3278
Website: bhva.org
E-Mail Contact: retabhva@gwtc.net