Lewis & Clark Bicentennial Trail

photo: Type: Backcountry
Rail Trail
Urban Trail
Length: 30.00 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Bicycling (on pavement), Bicycling (off pavement), Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running, Roller/Inline Skating, Snow - Cross-country Skiing
Agency: Nonprofit
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No

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Location: Pierre/Fort Pierre, SD
States: South Dakota
Counties: Hughes, Stanley
Latitude: 44.372766   Longitude: -100.37374

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Description

The Lewis & Clark Bicentennial Trail located along the Missouri River in Pierre and Fort Pierre, South Dakota, is a trail system that links over 30 miles of trails with nearly 50 historic, cultural, and recreational sites. The dramatic changes of scenery range from urban waterfront, dense woodlands, river bottom cattails and flowers, meadow grasses, and open prairie vistas surrounded by craggy bluffs. Lewis & Clark camped here, Scotty Philips saved the buffalo from extinction near here, eagles winter here, families play here, and most of the state's record fish in a multitude of species have been caught right along the trail.

Additional Details

Width: 96 inches.
Primary Surface: Asphalt
Secondary Surface: Asphalt
Crushed Rock

Average Grade: 2%
Elevation Low Point: 1,428
Elevation High Point: 1,436
Year Designated: 2002

Contact Information

For more information and current conditions, contact the trail manager (listed below). For questions, suggestions, and corrections to information listed on the website, contact American Trails.

Jim Protexter
Pierre Economic Development Corporation
800 West Dakota Ave.
Pierre , SD 57501
(605) 224-6610
http://www.pedco.biz/

 

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