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Willow Creek Trail #8

Easy/Intermediate

Trail

2.6 mile 4.2 kilometer loop
94% Runnable
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 317' 97 m
Descent: -317' -97 m
High: 5,292' 1,613 m
Low: 5,026' 1,532 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 5% (3°)
Max Grade: 59% (31°)

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Trail shared by Matthew Larsen

An easy loop run which provides a view of Black Elk Peak and also leads to the Harney Peak North Trail.

Matthew Larsen

Features Fall Colors · River/Creek · Views · Waterfall

Need to Know

The trail gets muddy after it rains.

Description

It's a good trail with low grades which ends where it starts. The loop is 2.6 miles and has trees, a creek, small waterfall, and a prairie. Children and pets can have a nice run.

Flora & Fauna

Small animals such as chipmunks. Occasionally deer may be seen.

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#58

in South Dakota

#17,843

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