Horsethief Lake Loop
ElevationAscent: 1,672' 510 m
Descent: -1,672' -510 m
High: 5,665' 1,727 m
Low: 4,877' 1,486 m
GradeAvg Grade: 6% (3°)
Max Grade: 28% (15°)
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“11-mile loop of varied terrain, and you get to see parts of the Black Hills that most tourists don't.”— Greg Sage
This trail offers amazing views of the Black Hills most people don't see, because they won't get away from the tourist traps.
This is a long run, so bring water (and lunch) and spend the day. Or, bring a tent and spend the night.
You'll travel on the following trails:
Horsethief Lake #14
Centennial On Hell #89-HC
Trail junctions are clearly marked, but the trail is not, so having a map and being able to read it helps greatly.
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