Trail Running in South Dakota, SD

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  1. Running this section of the Mickelson Trail is a classic Black Hills activity. This section of the 109-mile trail is one of the most scenic sections, with bridges and tunnels along the way.

    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    20.3 miles
    Depending on your pace, it's definitely possible to make it from the Mystic to Rochford trailheads in two to three hours. It's almost exactly 16 miles roundtrip, but you could make your turn around point closer to the Mystic trailhead.
  2. Good Earth State Park a few minutes from Sioux Falls offers excellent trail running just a short ride from the city.

    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    333.6 miles
  3. LaFromboise Island Nature Area and Farm Island Recreation Area have almost 30 miles for trail runners to explore, with plenty of opportunities for outdoors fun and wildlife watching.

    1 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    143.7 miles
    You can spend anywhere from 30 minutes to a few hours running on the trails on the islands.
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