HomeStake Trail

Distance: 6.8m round trip | Surface: dirt

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This trail was created and maintained by the Northern Hills Recreation Association and trail Committee members. The trail winds from Lead to Deadwood along an old Homestake Mining Company railroad grade providing fantastic views of both Lead and Deadwood. It starts at the Dog Park in Lead and ends near the Deadwood Trailhead of the Mickelson Trail.

The entire trail runs along easements across private land. Please respect the land owners and stay on the trail.

Trail Built & Maintained by Northern Hills Recreation Association.


From Deadwood take Hwy 85 to Lead. Turn right onto Carrell St. The trailhead will be across the railroad tracks.

From Lead take Hwy 85 to Deadwood. Turn left onto Washington St. There will be a parking lot on the left where the trailhead starts.


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