Sully Creek State Park For Mountain Biking

The 4th most popular mountain bike trail in North Dakota.

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Near Medora in the Sully Creek State Park, the Sully Creek Trail is a 5 mile singletrack loop around a plateau. The loop starts near the Sully Creek Campground. From the campground, continue up East River Road for 150 yards. Take a right onto the doublemountain bike track for 300 yards and the turn right onto the fire trail. Climb up to the summit for a cool view of the Custer Wash. Follow the loop around the plateau and watch for rock pile marking the descent. This trail leads back to the ridge near the campground.

Dont forget to try out the Maah Daah Hey Trail which runs north from the park through the Little Missouri National Grasslands!

Overall, Sully Creek State Park is the 4th most popular mountain bike trail of all 8 mountain biking rides in North Dakota. Several of the better mountain bike trails are nearby Sully Creek State Park including Maah Daah Hey Trail and Great Divide Trail.


Local Contact(s):  SCSP (701) 328-5357; ND Tourism (800) 435-5663; Dakota Cyclery, Medora.

Best Season:  Apr. - Oct.

Average Difficulty:  Easy

Base Camp:  Sully Creek Campground; Medora Motel (800) MEDORA-1

Luxury Loding:  American Hotel, Medora (701) 623-4800; Rough Rider Hotel, Medora (701) 623-4444

Breakfast Restaurant:  The Coffee House (701) 623-4700; The Chuckwagon

Reference Source:  click here

GPS:  46.889421, -103.536245

Date Published:  5/18/2016

Date Updated:  7/5/2016

ID:  6322


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