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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!

Maps available here.

Temporary Road Permit Info


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South Dakota ATV/UTV Association

PO Box 9683, Rapid City, SD 57709


Latest Activity

Marshall Porter posted a status
"6 wheelers from WI coming in this wknd to Lead. Looking to talk with someone to give us some advice on some of the better trails. Thx"
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Bill & Barb Thompson commented on Jeri & Bob's event Black Hills ATV/UTV Meeting
"Dang! We forgot to check the calendar and missed the meeting. What did we miss, are there any rides planned?"
Mike Grieshaber commented on Mike Grieshaber's status
"Very helpful fellas. Looking forward to some great adventures. If there is anybody who wants to ride with us and show us around ...we'd be most appreciative. Whether it be a donation to a local club or organization...or lunch."
Darold Hehn commented on Mike Grieshaber's status
"Mike - take a look at this ATV Trails webpage.  It shows all the trailheads in the Black Hills. The trailheads closest to Keystone are China, Pine Grove, Tigerville, and Victoria. Enjoy your…"
Mike Grieshaber commented on Mike Grieshaber's status
"Thanks.Where are the closest ATV riding trails to Keystone? We have a trailer to transport. We just need an entrance point. "
Ed Goss posted a status
"What happened to over $300,000 dollars of RTP money the the fs screwed up with and South Dakota can never get back."
Jun 20
Ed Goss posted a status
"and Mel was at the meeting to hear it from the feds. I think folks need to be aware of why some folks are upset."
Jun 20


Hill city area trails and maps 3 Replies

Started by Don Carlson in Riding Clubs in South Dakota. Last reply by Jeffrey John Hanisch May 1.

Trail # 7 5 Replies

Started by Jeffrey John Hanisch in Riding Clubs in South Dakota. Last reply by Dean Bottorff Jun 7.

Farmingdale Ride Report 4 Replies

Started by T in Where to Ride. Last reply by Romeo Barrera Mar 24.

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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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