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Lookout Point Trail

Intermediate
 3.5 (2)

A rolling route through the South Dakotan prairie's golden grasslands.


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2.2

Miles

3.6

KM

Point to Point

4,338' 1,322 m

High

4,253' 1,296 m

Low

141' 43 m

Up

156' 48 m

Down

3%

Avg Grade (1°)

8%

Max Grade (5°)

Dogs Leashed

Features River/Creek · Views

Family Friendly Kids will enjoy the scenic views available along the route.

Description

Whether used alone, or as a segment in a multi-trail hike, the Lookout Point Trail is sure to leave visitors pleased and at peace.

Starting at the Centennial Trail South Parking Area, travel through mixed terrain as you cross Cold Spring Creek and ascend through rolling hills toward Lookout Point. Gaze across the sweeping landscape lush with golden native grasses before descending on smooth-treaded, gentle grades to the junction with the Highland Creek Trail.

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  3.5 from 2 votes

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Sep 6, 2020
Scott S
Nice hike thru everything the park has to offer. Poison ivy on a lot of the trail. Buffalo made us turnaround and forge out own path out. — 11h 00m
Jul 14, 2019
Logan Shaver