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blueBlack Saddle Pass Trail

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0.3 mile 0.5 kilometer point to point
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 206' 63 m
Descent: 0' 0 m
High: 2,620' 799 m
Low: 2,414' 736 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 11% (7°)
Max Grade: 24% (14°)

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A short but somewhat strenuous trail with a great viewpoint at the top.

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This short trail ascends the Badlands Wall to a vista over the White River Valley. The trail ends where it connects with the Castle Trail and Medicine Root Trail.

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Jun 9, 2019
Paul Thalacker
Jun 3, 2019
Ryan Gillikin
10h 06m
May 23, 2019
Katie C
Straight up. And then straight down. Clay was soft, footing was unsure, we turned around before the top. Rain clouds were moving in.
May 16, 2019
Elissa Covey
Oct 11, 2018
Greer Vogl
Sep 18, 2018
Michael Telisak
Sep 3, 2018
Kim Decker
Sep 1, 2018
Timothy Pollock

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  4.3 from 20 votes

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#4

in South Dakota

#293

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