One Of The Most Beautiful Day Hikes In America Is Right Here In South Dakota

With winter right around the corner, now is the time to head for the hills to do some hiking. The Black Hills, that is. Here’s a gorgeous trail that offers some breathtaking views, and October is one of the best months to hike it.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Have you hiked the Stratobowl Rim Trail? Share your experiences and photos with us in the comments!

Ready to explore more of South Dakota on foot? Take these 10 hikes.