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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.

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Important FAQs!

Color maps available here.

Temporary Road Permit Info


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Aug 17
Darold Hehn replied to Terry's discussion Trails near Terry Peak
"Not so much as you might think.  Stay off of anything that is GREEN on this colored map  On my website, the 62" + Drives are detailed just for your vehicles…"
Aug 9
Terry replied to Terry's discussion Trails near Terry Peak
"thank you, Darold. great website. will we miss alot of trails with 64" machines?"
Aug 9
Darold Hehn replied to John Schander's discussion Pactola Lake area
"Out of Whispering Pines Campground, you can access the trails of the Custer Peak area, the Riley Hill area, and even the trails in the Red Fern area. "
Aug 9
Darold Hehn replied to Terry's discussion Trails near Terry Peak
"Out of Terry Peak, the Dumont Ride ; will take you into the forest.  From there West is Stageyard Ride, South is Custer Peak Ride and East is the Galena/Camp 5 trails. "
Aug 9
Darold Hehn is now a member of
Aug 9


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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 - Linda Skadsen, Sioux Falls, SD

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

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