Best trails in Jackson County

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What to expect

Check out some of the best hiking, walking and backpacking routes in Jackson County, South Dakota. The Medicine Root Trail is the most popular trail. There are trails of various difficulty levels including easy and medium. The trail with the highest elevation climb is the Notch Trail and the trail with the least amount of climbing is the Door Trail. The longest trail is the Castle Trail at 16.5 km. For a shorter adventure you can try the Window Trail at 459 m. Get off line access to Water, Shelter, Campsite, and Viewpoint locations and much more with a Hiiker subscription.

Trail difficulty calculations

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