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Founders Valley

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This is the easiest trail on the east side of the park. It is the best and fastest way to access trails to the north.


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Map Key

0.8

Miles

1.2

KM

Point to Point

3,367' 1,026 m

High

3,311' 1,009 m

Low

62' 19 m

Up

76' 23 m

Down

3%

Avg Grade (2°)

9%

Max Grade (5°)

Dogs Leashed

Features -none-

Trails closed during wet and muddy conditions.

Description

This trail is the at the lowest elevation and is the easiest trail on the east side of the park. It is the best and fastest way to access trails to the north, such as Far East, Founders Valley East, Founders Valley West, Horseshoe, Sunrise Loop, North Loop, etc.

It is mostly singletrack on wider bench-cut and there are no obstacles or features other than the natural stone outcroppings along the way.

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#14

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Looking up the trail between boulders.
Jun 28, 2019 near Rapid City, SD
Looking back down the trail and out toward downtown.
Jun 28, 2019 near Rapid City, SD

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Sep 7, 2018
Kevin Caylor