Hiking Project Logo

A quick 2.1 mile loop on the Long X, Sunset and Maah Daah Hey Trails.


Your Rating: Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating      Clear Rating
Your Difficulty:
Your Favorites: Add To-Do · Your List
Zoom in to see details
Map Key

2.1

Miles

3.3

KM

Loop

2,100' 640 m

High

1,954' 596 m

Low

169' 52 m

Up

166' 51 m

Down

3%

Avg Grade (2°)

10%

Max Grade (6°)

Dogs Leashed

Features Birding · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Overview

This loop connects portions of the Long X, Sunet and Maah Daah Hey Trails in a scenic 2.1 mile loop out of the CCC Campground.

Need to Know

The CCC Campground has plenty of parking.

Description

This loop connects portions of the Long X, Sunset and Maah Daah Hey Trails in a scenic 2.1 mile loop out of the CCC Campground. The trail is displayed at map at the trailhead but trail signs are not currently posted at the Sunset/Long X and Sunset/Maah Dah Hey intersections so be careful to stay on the right route. There is a second trailhead off the south side of the campground, which is another good starting/end point.

The Long X portion of this parallels the Little Missouri River and the North Unit of the Theodore Roosevelt National Park.

Flora & Fauna

Mule and white tailed deer, bighorn sheep, coyote, and a breadth of raptor and bird species. Also some petrified wood right along the trail.

Contacts

Shared By:

Lucas G

Trail Ratings

  5.0 from 1 vote

#2019

Overall
  5.0 from 1 vote
5 Star
100%
4 Star
0%
3 Star
0%
2 Star
0%
1 Star
0%
Recommended Route Rankings

#9

in North Dakota

#2,019

Overall
3 Views Last Month
117 Since May 4, 2021
Easy/Intermediate Easy/Intermediate

0%
100%
0%
0%
0%
0%

Photos

Views towards the south. Credit: hoigaardsoutdoors.com
Jun 24, 2015 near Watford…, ND

0 Comments

Weather


Current Trail Conditions

Unknown
Add Your Check-In

Check-Ins

none

Join the Community

Create your FREE account today!
Already have an account? Login to close this notice.

Get Started.