Distance: 10m round trip | Climb: 1220ft | Surface: dirt, rock
Lost Cabin Trail is a steep climb to the Black Elk Wilderness Area. Along this trail through the pine forest you will see several views of Black Elk Peak. You can combine this hike with parts of Black Elk Trail and Willow Creek to form a loop that will be approximately 15 miles.
- From Hill City, travel south on US-385.
- Make left turn onto SD-244.
- Turn right on 355, then turn left on 355. 1B.