FKT: Lance Smith - Centennial Trail (SD) - 2020-08-16

Route variation
one way
Gender category
Start date
Finish date
Total time
2d 10h 22m 0s
GPS track(s)

8/14-4 am start from Norbeck TH. Wind Cave NP

5:33 am Highlnd Creek TH

8:20 am French Creek Horse Camp

10:23 am 16A road crossing 

12:20 pm leave Custer State Park

12:36 pm go into Black Elk Wilderness

2:24 NW of Grizzly Creek

3:27 pm off trail accident 

5:19 pm leave Big Pine TH

5:45 pm 1880 train sighting

7:49 pm near top of Samilias Peak

9:15 pm Flume TH/Sheridan Lake 



2:43 start day. Flume TH

3:32 am Dakota Point TH

5:24 am Bald Hills by cattle tanks 

6:48 am between Brush Creek/Rapid Creek TH

8:20 am Rapid Creek

9:20 am top hill over look of Pactola Lake

10:20 am went by Silver City TH

12:20 pm Pilot Knob TH

1:43 pm 4.5 miles from Nemo

2:39 arrive South Boxelder TH

3 pm Leave South Boxelder TH

4:42 pm high point on way down to Dalton/West end

5:44 pm Descending to Dalton Lake 

6:48 pm leave Dalton Lake 


1:30 am Start day

3:10 am close to Elk Creek

3:14 am first Elk Creek crossing 

3:16 am second creek crossing 

4:00 am Elk Creek TH

5:31 am see Bear Butte first time/sun rising

8:24 am I-90 tunnel

8:56 am leaving Alkali TH

10:55 am near North end of Fort Meade section

11:17 am leave Fort Meade

11:25 am Bear Butte Creek 

11:58 am Cattle tank

1:45 pm leave Bear Butte visitor Center parking area

2:22 pm arrive to top of Bear Butte.