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Little Elk Creek Trail is a 2.67 mile one way hike with 632 feet elevation gain. Located 15 miles northwest of Rapid City South Dakota. Trailhead access is via a dirt road which is typically car accessible when dry. May and October are the best months to enjoy this hike.
Nice hike with some classic moments along Little Elk Creek on a seldom used trail.
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This hike is listed as One-Way.
When hiking several trails on a single "hike", log it with a generic name that describes the hike. Then link the trails traveled, check out the example.
WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.