East Bison Flats
Distance: 7.6m round trip | Surface: dirt | Elevation: 1,463ft
This is a moderate trail taking you across the prairie hills. You’ll see beautiful views of Wind Cave National Park, Buffalo Gap, and the Black Hills.
From Custer, take Hwy 385 South for 24.3 miles. The trail is on the left along the Wind Cave Canyon Trail.
From Hermosa, take Hwy 79 South for 25.5 miles. Turn right on Rd 7-11 towards Trout Haven Ranch. Follow 7-11 for 8.5 miles to Hwy 385. Take 385 North for 2 miles to the trailhead just before the Wind Cave Park sign across from Gobler Ridge Rd.