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A shortish hike along a riding trail

Wanting a good walk on a rainy day we took this trail, it was muddy, with many puddles to navigate... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
GreatLakeNomads
,
Parry Sound, Canada
Take time to hike, even for a little bit!

I wished we would have taken more time to hike the creek. Bring a map and plenty of water. Enjoy... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
007NatureLover
,
Bismarck, North Dakota
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Accessible only by hiking.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good22%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
15 Oct 2017
“A shortish hike along a riding trail”
17 Aug 2017
“Take time to hike, even for a little bit!”
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Custer, SD
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Wanting a good walk on a rainy day we took this trail, it was muddy, with many puddles to navigate, but not really surprising, considering it was raining! Generally a trail for riding horses.

Thank GreatLakeNomads
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I wished we would have taken more time to hike the creek. Bring a map and plenty of water. Enjoy the scenery.

Thank 007NatureLover
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We stayed at the Shady Rest Motel and would walk across the road, through the park and cross the bridge over French Creek to walk into town every day. Several days we walked East or West on the trail along French Creek for our exercise...More

Thank Belva C
Reviewed 13 July 2015

Just a brief stop for pictures of the creek and bridge. Had a restroom and a sign describing the area's history. Good place to stretch your legs.

Thank LivingLife808
Reviewed 28 April 2015

Enjoyed seeing it, however there are a lot of other places which deserve more time to see. If your patient you will see wildlife

Thank travelshooter71
Reviewed 10 April 2015

Despite a very dry spring in the area the creek still had some water in it! Great area to explore and hike around!

2  Thank Traveller-NS
Reviewed 21 January 2015

First, let me say that fishing this creek is a major activity there. For me,since I spend so much time on back roads in the general Custer area, I have seen a lot of French Creek. In some places it nearly disappears and in others,...More

1  Thank HopestillH
Reviewed 28 December 2014

This campground is our first pick when staying in the Hills. The campground is great for exploring and there are lots of things to see and do. A general store and restaurant are within walking distance.

1  Thank Wipfer
Reviewed 30 October 2014

We stayed at this campground in October. We have horses and this campground is perfect for horses. Lots of extra stalls to rent if you have more than 1 horse. Jim and Kathy, the camp hosts are top notch. They are such great people, loved...More

2  Thank Kim H
Reviewed 22 October 2014

To the reviewer who claimed, "I had hiked the length of French Creek back in the 1970's...", I respectfully think you are full of it. The creek has a length of over 60 miles, much of which goes through private property. A good two miles...More

2  Thank drenacide68
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