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    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Rankin Ridge Nature Trail

1.0 Miles

Trail is a loop beginning and ending at the parking lot at Rankin Ridge. There are 14 interpretive stops placed a irregular intervals along the path.

The fire tower itself is closed to public access but the trail provides great panoramic views of the Black Hills.

Rankin Ridge Nature Trail Guide - 496 k PDF

Rankin Ridge Nature Trail Map
Rankin Ridge Nature Trail Map

Did You Know?

American bison on the Wind Cave National Park prairie

The American bison is the largest terrestrial mammal in North America. Male bison can weigh a ton and can run 35 miles per hour. Do not approach bison. They weigh more and can outrun you. More...