5 miles
Distance
621 ft
Climb
-400 ft
Descent
00:28:16
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Mickelson - Sugarloaf TH to Englewood TH Trail
  • BLM
    BLM
    Land Manager

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Deadwood-Lead
    , South Dakota
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Rail Trail
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, RD, Fat, Adaptive MTB, CX
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Year Round
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #67712 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 90 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    SD Game, Fish & Parks Dept., USFS

This section of the Mickelson Trail gets you out into the forest. There is a short steeper climb south bound out of Sugarloaf Trail Head.

There is a per person user fee for the Mickelson Trail with passes available at all trail heads.

Access Info

Park at either the Sugarloaf Trail Head located about one mile south of Lead on US-85 or at the Englewood Trail Head located six miles west of US-385 on Brownsville Road.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Mickelson Trail - Sugarloaf TH to Englewood TH mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    221 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,380 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,627 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,380 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,601 ft
  • Grade
    0.858%
  • Grade max
    -15.699%
  • Grade min
    42.322%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,215 ft
  • Avg time
    00:28:16
  • Avg reverse time
    00:25:11
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
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  • Double Black Diamond

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  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      6 Months
      • 18 rides
      • 63 miles avg distance
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      • 109 rides
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