Blacktail Trailhead

  

Blacktail Trailhead with clouds in sky, pond, gravel pathways, and picnic tables

Located at the head of the Blacktail Trail, this picnic area features covered shelters with fire rings and a stocked fishing pond with dock.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Open year-round
Area Amenities: Interpretive Site,Accessible
Fees None
Closest Towns: Lemmon, SD
Water: No drinking water
Restroom: accessible vault toilet
Information Center: Grand River Ranger District, 605-374-3592

General Information

Directions:

From Lemmon, SD, travel approximately 16 miles south on Highway 73. Turn east on Forest Road 5626 and travel for a half mile. Turn north on Forest Road 5740 and travel for one mile.


Parking:

Parking available for cars, trucks and trailers.


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities


Bicycling

Show detail SHOW

Fishing

Show detail SHOW

Hiking

Show detail SHOW

Horse Riding & Camping

Show detail SHOW

Picnicking

Show detail SHOW

Amenities

Interpretive Site Four interpretive panels
Accessible accessible toilet, picnic tables, and paths
Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
45.719424

  Longitude : 
-103.303293

 



https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/dpg/recarea/?recid=79477