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We went here after seeing it was voted the most beautiful lake in South Dakota. Definitely a beautiful lake, well maintained day use areas. We plan on going back as often as we can. Really pretty rock formations all around this area.
Sylvan Lake is very scenic lake with large granite formations rising from the water's edge. There is an easy one mile loop trail around the lake with a net elevation gain of only 100 feet. We only walked around half the trail and doubled back...More
This lake is part of Custer State Park, just a little distance away from the main area. It is BEAUTIFUL here...pristine, quiet. There is a trail (1 mile) around the lake that has some steps and a place for you to climb on the rocks....More
We enjoy hiking around the lake. Our grandchildren love climbing on the rocks. We often take longer hikes in trails behind the loop trail for some incredible views. The kids love to cool down in the lake after our hike. Visiting Sylvan Lake is one...More
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The trails I know about are hiking/walking types. I don’t know if you can ride bicycle on The Harney Peak Trail as most of it is a wider path until you get to the top. There are several good hikes from Sylvan Lake, ask... More
The trails I know about are hiking/walking types. I don’t know if you can ride bicycle on The Harney Peak Trail as most of it is a wider path until you get to the top. There are several good hikes from Sylvan Lake, ask when u are there.
I would strongly suggest biking on the Michelson Trail, it is 100+ miles and goes through Hill City and Custer amongst other small towns and will be near when u are at Sylvan.