The BEST Mountain Bike Trails in South Dakota


Singletracks members have ranked the best mountain bike trails in South Dakota using our unique trail ranking algorithm. The best bike trails are rated by weighing the following ranking factors: average trail rating, number of members who have ridden the MTB trail, and the number of members who want to ride the MTB trail. Disagree with our list of the top mountain bike trails in South Dakota? Find and review your favorite South Dakota bike trails. Trails marked with a green row are trails you've ridden (must be logged in). Constantly updated.

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RankTrail NameCityRatingLengthDifficultyTopo MapConditions
1.Centennial TrailSturgis111.0Advanced bike trail
2.7th CavarySturgis8.0Intermediate bike trail
3.BulldogSturgis8.0Intermediate bike trail
4.Prairie Trail, Custer State ParkCuster3.0Advanced bike trail
5.Storm MountainRapid City6.0Intermediate bike trail
6.KiwanisMitchell4.0Beginner bike trail
7.Richmond Lake Forest DriveAberdeen5.0Beginner bike trail
8.Arroya Sandy Beach TrailsMitchell3.0Beginner bike trail
9.HLMPRapid City20.0Intermediate bike trail
10.Buzzard's RoostRapid City6.0Advanced bike trail
11.Little Spearfish TrailSpearfish6.0Advanced bike trail
12.Elk Creek TH to Alkali THSturgis11.2-
13.TuthillSioux Falls2.0Intermediate bike trail
14.Rimrock TrailSpearfish6.0Advanced bike trail
15.Badlands Baja TrailsInterior10.0-
16.Gavin PointYankton10.0-
17.West Launch / Windy Point TrailsMitchell2.0Beginner bike trail
18.Skyline TrailRapid City18.0Advanced bike trail
19.Turtle TrailMitchell1.0Beginner bike trail
20.Badger Clark Historic TrailCuster1.0Advanced bike trail
21.Trail 40Hill City0.0-
22.Lookout MountainSpearfish5.0Intermediate bike trail
23.Leaders ParkSioux Falls4.0Intermediate bike trail
24.Victoria's SecretRapid City10.0Advanced bike trail
25.Firesteel Park TrailMitchell1.0Easiest bike trail
26.Lovers Leap TrailCuster3.0Intermediate bike trail
27.Yankton Trail SingletrackSioux Falls2.0Intermediate bike trail
28.The George S. Mickelson TrailDeadwood110.0Easiest bike trail
29.Farm IslandPierre15.0Easiest bike trail
30.Grace Coolidge Walk-in Fishing AreaCuster3.0Easiest bike trail
31.LaFrambois IslandPierre0.0Beginner bike trail
32.Big Hill Trail SystemSpearfish0.0Beginner bike trail
33.Little Elk Creek CanyonPiedmont6.0Intermediate bike trail
34.Big Tree/Robber's RoostCuster8.0Advanced bike trail
35.Lewis & Clark LakeYankton0.0Easiest bike trail
36.Trail 40L / Deerfield Lake LoopHill City11.0Intermediate bike trail
37.Tinton to Aspen hillsSpearfish4.0-
38.Gavin PointYankton10.0Advanced bike trail
39.Gavin PointYankton10.0-
40.Deadman's TrailheadSturgis35.0-
41.Crow PeakSpearfish6.2-