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Our mission is to bring together ATV and UTV enthusiasts to enjoy, promote and protect responsible ATV/UTV recreation and use.

Black Hills Trail System Information

Making a trip to the Black Hills for some ATV/UTV recreation? Make sure you are well versed on the trail system. If you are unfamiliar with the system and would like to visit with riders from the area, please feel free to post a comment on the site and a member will respond. Below are some links that provide valuable information on the changes and restrictions associated with the new trail system.

Click here for more information.

Important FAQs!

Maps available here.

Temporary Road Permit Info


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Kyle Kreul is now a member of
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Skip Lash commented on Skip Lash's status
"​Thanks, Scott.  Have you received my membership request?  Hope to meet you in August Skipper​ "The only easy day was Yesterday""
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e parks is now a member of
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Skip Lash posted a status
"Thanks, Dean. Do you know anything about an " out-of-state" road pass."
Nov 30
Dean Bottorff commented on Skip Lash's status
"Here is the USFS Motor vehicle Use map for the Galena area.  As maps go, it is pretty bad, but at least you will know the trail numbers. The highlighted routes are the best."
Nov 26
Dean Bottorff commented on Skip Lash's status
"Because much of the land near Lead is private property there are not many trails you can take right from town. One good ride is the old railroad right of way now called Deadwood Creek Road. See Map. There is quite a bit of good riding in the area…"
Nov 26
Skip Lash posted a status
"We will be staying near lead this coming August-september and would like to meet and learn where to ride. Skip and Jean Alabama"
Nov 24
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Posted by Scott Wittrock on June 19, 2017 at 3:07pm — 2 Comments

Galena Ghost Ride

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SDAUA Officers and Directors


President - Scott Wittrock, Sioux Falls, SD

Vice President West - Open

Vice President East - Melvin Fish, Yankton, SD

Secretary - Open

Treasurer - Michael Amick, Lead, SD


District 1 - Phyllis Parkhurst, Keystone, SD

District 2 - Steve Johnson, Hill City, SD

District 3 - Butch Oien, Lead, SD

District 4 - Open

District 5 - Open

District 6 - Danny Hjelm, Wagner, SD

District 7 - Melvin Fish, Yankton, SD

District 8 - Scott Paulson, Madison, SD

District 9 - Bob Skadsen, Sioux Falls, SD

Feel free to contact any of the officers by clicking on their name, taking you to their member page.

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