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Harney Peak - Highpoint of South Dakota

The highpoint of South Dakota in the Black Hills
Difficulty: Moderate
Length: 6.1 miles
Duration: Half day

Overview :  This granite 7,242 ft mountin lies in the beautiful Black Hills of South Dakota. There is a historic stone firetower at th etop that ... more »

Tips:  Sylvian Lake Trailhead:
Take route 16 west about 30 miles from Rapid City to Hill City, SD. Continue on 16 to about 3.2 miles out of ... more »

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Points of Interest

Take the time to look at the amazing rock formations that surround this lake.

2. Granite Towers

Here is a vew from the summit of what you are walking by to get to Harney Peak

3. Summit and Historic Fire Lookout

Take some time to enjoy the summit if it's a nice day. The fire lookout is realy cool. You'll have great views of the surrounding Black Hills.