Rankin Ridge Nature Trail
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
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Elk were the most widely distributed member of the deer family in North America and spread from the Atlantic to the Pacific, from Mexico to northern Alberta. Elk began to disappear in the eastern United States in the early 1800s. More...